Joseph Leonard Malek

Joseph Leonard Malek, age 87, passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at his home in Lander, Wyoming.

Joe was born on February 20, 1933 In Detroit, Michigan.

Joe ran Lander Automotive Center for many years in Lander.

He is survived by his wife LuAnn H. Malek of the family home; sons, Raymond Malek and wife Lisa of Lander, Tony Malek and wife Ginger of Sparland, IL and a daughter JoJean Bordwell and husband Rick of Las Vegas, NV;


Grandchildren; Robert Cruickshank and wife Shay, Joe Malek and wife Katie, Bradley Malek, Kelly Malek, Heather Malek, Ricci Shiplett and husband Blair and Rachel Brinkman and husband Luke; great-grandchildren; Izzibell, Jason, Scarlett, Ethan, Connor, Karter, Ryett and Bowen.

The family is planning to have public memorial services around the Thanksgiving holiday when people are allowed to travel. 

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