Charlotte Marie (Evans) Malarcik, 71, passed away after a battle with brain cancer on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at her home, with her loving husband by her side.
Charlotte was born May 17, 1947, in Youngstown and was a 1965 graduate of Campbell Memorial High School.
She went on to graduate with honors from Youngstown State University’s School of Nursing and worked as a registered nurse at Trumbull Memorial and Salem Hospitals. Charlotte returned to YSU and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dietetics and worked as Registered Dietician at Jameson Hospital in New Castle, Pennsylvania as well as becoming a member of the Jameson Hospital School of Nursing faculty teaching dietetics to nursing students.
She was a member of the Ohio Nurses Association as well as several other professional organizations.
Charlotte met her husband, Daniel Malarcik on July 22, 1964 and they married October 22, 1966 and shared 54 wonderful years together. Dan and Charlotte enjoyed a lifelong love for antiquing and going to flea markets with Charlotte always finding gems in the most unlikely places. They also shared a love of the arts and Shakespeare, enjoying season tickets to the Three Rivers Shakespeare Festival they would attend with their good friends, Maria and Bob Yane. Befitting their love of antiques, Dan and Charlotte often spent summers at their antique trailer at Geneva-On-The-Lake, enjoying sunsets and walks on the beach. They also traveled throughout their marriage with Cape Cod being their favorite place to visit for family vacations.
Charlotte enjoyed cooking, often making her “famous brownies” for her grandchildren and Sunday pasta dinners for the whole family.
Charlotte was known for her kindness and ability to make anyone feel comfortable around her. Her compassion showed in the wonderful advice she gave so many people over the years. She was deeply loved and will be dearly missed by so many.
In addition to her husband, Charlotte leaves behind their son, Dan, Jr. and his wife, Heather Kirsten and their children, Jake and Lauren of Kent; daughter, Heather Leanora Malarcik and her daughter, Rachael, of Pittsburgh; Dan’s sister and brothers, Jenny and Roy Perry of Boardman, Mike and Maryann Malarcik of Campbell and Don and Evelyn Malarcik of Austintown, who were all like siblings to Charlotte; life-long friends, Kathy and Bob Timms and their children, Shannon, Kristen, Erin and the late, Sean Timms.
The Malarcik family has entrusted the arrangements for their loved one to the care of the Wasko Funeral Home in Campbell, where they will receive family and friends on Monday, September 17 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
A Divine Liturgy will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 18 at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Byzantine Catholic Church, 526 West Rayen Avenue in Youngstown with Fr. Lubomyr Zhybak, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly asks that monetary donations be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market Street Boardman, Ohio 44512, in Charlottes memory.
Funeral arrangements handled by the Wasko Funeral Home.
A television tribute will air Thursday, September 13 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.