Patti  Maliga

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Patti Maliga, passed away Monday, October 26, 2020, at their home in
Chicago, Illinois. Patti was born on March 20, 1956 in Elgin, Il. She was
the daughter of Samuel Jones and the late Barbara Jones.

Patti Was a 1977 graduate of South East Missouri State University with a
degree in Mathematics. While working at Sears in the Sears Tower in Chicago
she met the love of her life, Kenneth Maliga, whom she married on January
30, 1982 at Mahogany Hill Villa in Montego Bay, Jamaica. They enjoyed over
38 happy years of marriage.

Patti and Ken began their lives together in Chicago, then Oregon, Texas, St.
Croix USVI and Palm Springs, CA, ultimately coming full circle back to
Chicago. They spent many of their years together traveling abroad and
exploring the world. Other places they lived included Amsterdam, Paris,
Barcelona, and London. Patti had a passion for all living things, including
exotic tropical plants. She and Ken enjoyed an adventurous life few can
imagine and made it a point to visit beautiful gardens and ancient sites all
over the world.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Kenneth, sisters Kathy Roberson of
Tucson, Az, and Judy Cox-Henderson (Don) of DeKalb, IL and Thomas Jones of
Marshall, Mn. Her memory will be treasured by all those close to her.

Donations in Patti's memory may be made to the American Heart Association
( ), Or the Chicago Grant Park Summer
music festival (

Please visit PATTI MALIGA BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit or Arrangements by CENTRAL CHAPELS-Chicago. Info., 773-581-9000.