Malcolm "Carl" Vittie, 70, of Walnut Avenue, a veteran of both World War II and the Korean War, died Tuesday (Jan. 26, 1999) in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after a long illness.
A native of Niagara Falls, Vittie served in the Navy in 1944-45 and the Army in 1952-53.
He was custodian for the New York State Power Authority for 20 years until he retired in 1986. He also worked for Moore Business Forms for six years.
Vittie was a video enthusiast and enjoyed collecting and trading baseball cards. He also enjoyed model trains. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, the former Josephine Valenti; two daughters, Patricia Siegfried of Albany and RoseAnn of Niagara Falls; two brothers, James of Land O' Lakes, Fla., and John of Coconut Grove, Fla.; two grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:15 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph's Church, 1401 Pine Ave., after prayers at 8:45 in M.J. Colucci & Son Funeral Chapel, 468 19th St. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery.