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Colleen (Bordeau) Malone

January 16, 1936 ~ August 23, 2021 (age 85)


COLLEEN (BORDEAU) MALONE, Whitfield, died peacefully on Monday, August 23, 2021, with her family by her side. She was born in Berlin, NH, the daughter of Raymond and Marie (Christman) Bordeau. She was a graduate of Whitefield High School Class of 1954.

Colleen furthered her education and went on to secretarial school in Concord, NH. She married Thomas F. Malone, August 18, 1956, at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Whitefield. She worked at the CD McIntyre school from 1975-1997 and earned her title as the “lunch lady”. Colleen was a community volunteer for the elderly at Morrison Nursing Home and a devote Catholic and a communicant of St. Matthew’s Catholic Church. She answered phones for the church and helped coordinate the St. Patrick’s Day supper. She was the Supervisor of the checklist, Whitefield, from 1989-2015. Colleen was a member of the VFW women's auxiliary, Catholic Daughters of America, and the “Red Hat Society”. She enjoyed an adventure and traveled to FL, MD, VA, DC, NC, CO, SD, PA, all of New England, Chicago, Seattle, New Orleans, and CA. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband, and a sister Madeline E. Huntoon.

Colleen is survived by her four children, Karen Malone Knight and husband Thomas, Mission Viejo, CA, Kimberly Malone Ruggles and husband Brent, Bethlehem, NH, Shawn T. Malone, Burlington, VT, and Michael S P Malone and Jan Macedo, Whitefield, NH, seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, September 26, 11:00 at St, Matthews Catholic Church, Whitefield, followed by a graveside service at St. Matthews Cemetery. Donations may be made in Colleen’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 2 Commerce Dr. Suite 210, Bedford, NH 03110, Please visit

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Mass of Christian Burial
September 26, 2022

11:00 AM
St Matthews Church (Whitefield)

Graveside Service
September 26, 2022

12:00 PM
St. Matthews Catholic Cemetery
Whitefield Road
Whitefield, NH 03598

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