Samuel Malkin passed away on Sept. 9. He was 85.
Born in New York City to the late Nathan and Ruth Malkin, Samuel graduated from Townsend Harris High School and City College of New York. He received his doctorate in education from Columbia University and worked as a teacher and administrator in the New York City Public School System.
Samuel Malkin later returned to Columbia University and got his DDS, and spent many years working as a pedodontist in Hewlett.
He is survived by wife Ruth and children Robert, Susan, Kelly and Judith; grandchildren Nathan, Rachel, Jacob, Benjamin, Molly, Elizabeth and Emily; and great grandchildren Charlotte, Jack and Vivienne.
A funeral will be held on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Gutterman's Chapel at 175 North Long Beach Rd., Rockville Centre. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.