Malachai James Mashek

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Malachai James Mashek, 10 days old, died Saturday, March 1, 2014, in the Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, Mo.

Malachi was born Feb. 18, 2014, in Pittsburg, Kan., the son of Daniel James Mashek and Kimberly Ann Porter.

Survivors include his paternal grandmother, Tonya Mashek, of St. Louis; maternal great-grandparents, Gerald and Pat Taiclet, of Girard; aunt, Vicky Mashek, of Nevada; and great-aunt, Jody Sandness, of Nevada.

Malachai was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Katherine Porter Clinton.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, at the Smith-Carson-Wall Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tyler Kelley officiating. Burial will be in the Centerville Cemetery near Devon, Kan.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m., Thursday, at the Smith-Carson-Wall Funeral Home, where friends may call after 1:30 p.m., Thursday.

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