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Malcolm C. MacMillan

Malcolm C. MacMillan
  • November 11, 1957 - April 15, 2017
  • Framingham, Massachusetts

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“Please accept our sincerest sympathies for your lossTreasure your memories ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Angus & Jean Macdonald - Friend

“We are so very sorry to hear of Malcolm's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family at this difficult time. I have very fond...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon Fraser (MacLean) - Family

“Dear MacMillan Family,Wherever a beautiful soul has been, there is a trail of beautiful memories to sustain us. Though the words are few, the...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Linda & Ron Umlah - Mesa, AZ

“My deepest condolences to the MacMillan family. I had the pleasure of working with him, and I will always remember his great stories and his great...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Paul Loulache - Franklin, MA

“Our condolences to the Mac Millan families as you mourn the loss of your beloved Malcolm. May it comfort you to know that you are in our thoughts and...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Hugh &Joan Cameron - Friend

“My deepest condolences to the MacMillan family. I worked with Malcolm and Alex and he was always a wonderful person to know. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sean Fournier - Templeton, MA

“To the MacMillan family during this challenging time of loss and grief ... on behalf of all of us at ALS ONE, we are extremely grateful for your...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Dianne,Alex,Michael. Our sincerest condolences, Malcolm was one of a kind, the kindest and most genuine person I have ever known. His love of family...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Wayne and Bernadette MacDonald

“Dianne, Alex and Michael,Words cannot express how much Mal meant to us. He was quick to joke or tease but had a heart of gold and would help anyone...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy FRothingham

“Sincere condolences to all the Mac Millan families. Malcolm was such a kind and caring person and will be missed at "the Lake". My thoughts and...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Anne (MacDougall) Mac Master

“To ALL the family of Malcom, profound sympathy to you all. I did not know Mal(met him once at Lake Ainsle). But knew your parents,and loved them so...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: MargaretRose MacQuarrieJAY - ON

“Dear Diane, Alex and Michael,our hearts ache over the loss of our beloved neighbor and friend, Mal. There are hardly enough words to describe the...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Cheri and Wayne Lamie - MA

“To the MacMillan Family,So sorry to hear about your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.Sincerely,Richard Welch ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Richard Welch - Brighton, MA

“Malcolm, you will be truly missed on this Earth. Your heart was full because you let so much love and laughter into it. Make you have peace and watch...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Sheila Daly Boyle - Sudbury, MA


Malcolm C. MacMillan, age 59, of Framingham MA passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on April 15, 2017 after a courageous battle with ALS. Malcolm was born in Boston MA., he lived in Chestnut Hill until the family moved to their house in Newton Center where he lived until his marriage to his dear wife Diane. They bought their home in Framingham where they raised their two boys. He was a hardworking man who enjoyed whatever he was doing and loved big machinery. He had a long career in construction, vehicle maintenance, and truck driving. He most recently worked for his good friends Cedrone Trucking and Cappello Heavy Transport. He was very honored to hear of the truck show Cappellos' have planned for July 30th to support ALS One Knights that funds research, treatment and care for ALS patients and our very own "Mal of Steel".
Malcolm loved spending his summers at Great East Lake in Maine being captain of the pontoon boat, or the winner of the cribbage game. He loved his time at his family's cottage in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. He adored his special "Papa" days. He was the best friend to many and was truly one of a kind. He put a smile on everyone's face he encountered.
Malcolm was the beloved husband of Diane (DeLuca) MacMillan, devoted father to Alexander and Michael MacMillan and loving Papa to Mason. He was the proud soon to be father in law of Heather Roberts. He was the devoted son to the late Alexander (Sockie) and Martha MacMillan. Son in law of the late Paul and Jolene DeLuca. Malcolm was the dear brother to his sisters, Judy MacInnes and her late husband Fraser, Sandy Siciliano and her husband Joe, Janice Daly and her husband Franny, Diane Clary and her husband Bill. Brother in law to Paulene Perham and her husband Stephen, Karen Donnelly and her husband Ed. Malcolm adored his nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, who all brought him joy. His cousins were very special to him. He was a friend to many and was treasured by all who knew him.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 20, at 11AM, at the Newton Covenant Church, 75 Vernon Street, Newton Corner. A "party" at Malcolm's request will follow the service. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. In lieu of flowers, donations in Malcolm's name may be made to ALS ONE, 8 Industrial Way, Whitman, MA 02382 or by going to www.alsone.org