Sheila K. Maleski, 69, of Matawan, New Jersey, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 9, 2020 at Bayshore Hospital in Holmdel, New Jersey. She was born Sheila K. Elliott on August 27, 1951 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Sheila was raised in Bossier City, Louisiana and attended Louisana Tech University were she met her beloved husband John. In 1973 they moved to Brooklyn, New York and on July 5, 1975 were married. Sheila and John settled in Matawan in 1979 where they remained to raise their family. Before her recent retirement this year, Sheila worked as a bookkeeper for First American Title Company in Ewing, New Jersey. Sheila was a devoted wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, sister and friend.
Sheila is survived by her beloved husband of 45 years, John S. Maleski, her loving children, John Paul Maleski of Matawan, New Jersey, Alexis Maleski and Christopher, of Matawan, New Jersey, Stephen Maleski and Diana, of New York, and her cherished grandchildren, Noah Polito and Nathan Polito. She is also survived by her adoring parents, Col. Robert Elliott and Sylvesta Jane of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and her dear, brother LT. Col. David Elliott and his wife, Cindi, of Pace, Florida, and her sister-in-law Joyce M. Olsen. Sheila will be sadly missed and never forgotten.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Monday, October 12, 2020 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 3269 State Highway/ Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A prayer service will be offered during the visitation hours on Monday, time to be announced. In respect of Sheila's wishes she will be privately cremated. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.
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