Joseph Maleson (1949 - 1980)

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Joseph Maleson
1949 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Maleson, father to 1 child, was born on October 17, 1949. He married Jill Harris Maleson, and they gave birth to Sherrie Rose Harris Maleson Mayle. He died on November 28, 1980 at Home, Palo Alto, California at age 31.

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Joseph

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Gender

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Death

Joseph Maleson died on at Home, 2803 Kipling Street, in Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California United States

Cause of death

Heart Disease

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at Hills of Eternity Memorial Park, 1301 El Camino Real, in Colma, San Mateo County, California United States

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US

Religion

Jewish

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Education

Williams College, Massachusetts
University of Rochester, NY

Professions

Computer Scientist
Xerox PARC
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Xerox Softball League

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Joe was a very kind and loving man. He never met a person he didn't like and no one met him that didn't like him. Being a Computer Scientist was an important part of his life. He loved to learn. His wife, Jill Harris Maleson, and one month old daughter, Sherrie Rose Harris Maleson Mayle were the center of his life. He is missed every day.
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Joe died suddenly in at 3:11 am at home. His loving wife, Jill, and infant daughter, Sherrie Rose Harris Maleson, were in the room sleeping at the time. He was loved and respected by everyone he met. He loved math, computer science, softball and above all his wife and child. He was kind above all else. He had a wonderful sense of humor.

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1949 - 1980 World Events

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In 1949, in the year that Joseph Maleson was born, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1954, he was only 5 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1968, Joseph was 19 years old when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1972, Joseph was 23 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1980, in the year of Joseph Maleson's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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