Amber Malstaff, 1984-2017

Amber Lynn Malstaff, 32, of LaPorte, died unexpectedly at 9:54 a.m. Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Porter Regional Hospital, Valparaiso, IN.

She was born Sept. 7, 1984, in LaPorte to Terry and Donna (Lynch) Malstaff.

Amber attended Trinity Lutheran Church, LaPorte. She enjoyed camping with family and friends. She especially enjoyed being with her children and family. Amber had a kind heart that will be greatly missed.

Surviving are her mother, Donna (Randy Pravecek) Lynch of LaPorte; her father, Terry (Kim Bunce) Malstaff of LaPorte; two children, Keith Keehn and Donavan Malstaff, both of LaPorte; stepfather, Jack Ganschow of LaPorte; brother, Tim Malstaff of LaPorte; paternal grandparents, Gerald and Janet Malstaff of LaPorte; three uncles, Tom (Kelli) Lynch, John Lynch and Mark (Peggy) Malstaff, all of LaPorte; aunt, Paula (Phil) Bryant of West Virginia; and several cousins.

Preceding her in death were her maternal grandparents, Paul and Phyllis Lynch, and two cousins, Megan Lynch and Nicole Masterson.

A private family service will be held. Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, LaPorte, is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the donor’s choice.

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6 Responses to “Amber Malstaff, 1984-2017”

  1. R. W. Kunze

    May 18. 2017

    Mr. & Mrs.Malstaff,

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Stand strong as the Malstaffs always do.

    Richard Kunze Jr.

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  2. Christine Morrow Rangel

    May 19. 2017

    We’re so sorry to hear of your loss! May GOD give you STRENGTH through this difficult time. May you find PEACE and COMFORT as you reflect on the WONDERFUL MEMORIES you had with her! You’re in our THOUGHTS and PRAYERS!

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  3. Patty Bryant

    May 19. 2017

    I am very sorry to hear this. She will be sorely missed by her children.

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  4. Carole Knoll

    May 19. 2017

    May God bless your daughters soul.
    I am so sorry to hear of her passing. Prayers sent to
    you Terry and all family and loved ones.

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  5. John Trickler

    May 19. 2017

    Dear Terry, with deepest sympathy on the loss of your daughter Amber. May God help heal your pain and give you strength during
    this time.
    Sincerely, John and Vicki

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  6. Donna P

    May 22. 2017

    Terry and family sympathy and prayers.

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