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(March 22, 1931 – Nov. 6, 2014)

Smith-Miner Funeral HomeObituary for Monday, November 10, 2014 William Y. Malcolm IVWilliam “Bill” Y. Malcolm IV, age 83 of Alma, formerly of Midland died Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the Masonic Home in Alma, MI. Bill was born March 22, 1931 to the late William Y. and Elowene (Cronkright) Malcolm III in Ferndale, MI. He married the former Rosaline (McConnell) on July 3, 1970 in Midland. She preceded him in death on July 2, 1985. Bill worked for the Dow Chemical Company as an operator for over 35 years before retiring. He was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church in Coleman and was a past Master of the Centre Lodge #273 in Midland. He was a past member of the Elf Khurafeh Shrine Temple where he was involved in the Shriners Circus. Bill was also past president of Sanford Chamber of Commerce and a life member of the Order Of The Eastern Star. Bill is survived by his Son William “Bill” Malcolm V, Daughter Linda J. Wise. Stepdaughters Sheila (George) McLeod, Elaine (Bruce) McCampbell and Linda (Al) Schukofski. Bill is also survived by his brother Robert Malcolm Bill was preceded in death by daughters Kathryn Crevic and Lori Masapollo and several brothers and sisters. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 11:00 am at the Faith United Methodist Church in Coleman with the Pastor Caroline Hart officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 am until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Midland Shrine Club. On line condolences can be given at smithminer.com.