Maline Jane Ciambotti


Maline Jane Ciambotti, 85, Carlisle, formerly of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Altoona, passed away quietly on Saturday at Manor Care, Carlisle.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Charles and Violet Rhoades. She married Rudolph J. “Rudy” Ciambotti, who preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 1986.

Surviving are a son, Leon (Cheryl) Ciambotti of Etters; a daughter, Melinda Ciambotti of Carlisle; two grandsons: Brad (Desiree) Ciambotti in New Jersey, and Travis Ciambotti of Indianapolis, Ind.; five great-grandchildren: Karalena, Gianni, Marco, Dominic and Vincent; two sisters: Peggy Wales of Altoona, and Linda Perry of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Gary; three brothers: Marshall, Fred and Smoke Rhoades; and a sister, Kathleen Bice.

There will be no visitation. A service will be at the convenience of the family. Maline will be interred with her husband, Rudy at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.