February 20, 1949 ~ April 4, 2022
Stephen Andrew Malmberg of Livingston passed away on Monday, April 4. Steve was born on February 20, 1949 to A. Wilbur and Alma Malmberg. After living in Hughson for a short while, the family moved to Modesto where Steve grew up. Steve was a 1967 Downey High School grad and went on to graduate from what is now CSU Stanislaus. Steve was a devoted worker for Weyerhaeuser in Modesto for 28 years until his retirement in 2005. Steve’s family and friends will remember Steve as a lifelong learner. He enjoyed learning about many different topics and loved to read. He was an avid San Francisco 49er fan. He was considered a baseball historian by those who knew him and was a SF Giants fan. Steve enjoyed meeting with several friends on a regular basis to smoke cigars and hold scholarly conversations. Steve will be missed by his friends, as well as his family.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents and stepfather, Lester Johnson, as well as a special friend , Jean Ogle. He is survived by cousins Alan Malmberg, David Malmberg, Mark Malmberg, Beth Malmberg Sampson, and Kathy Malmberg Perry.
Friends are invited to a memorial service at 10:00 a.m. this Saturday, April 9, at Allen Mortuary with a reception to follow.