Malcolm Francis MacTaggart, born on October 8th, 1933 passed August 29th, 2009. Laddie, as he was known to many, was a loving husband, a father of four children, a grandfather and a coach in both baseball and soccer to many over the years. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Judy and sons, Malcolm Jr., Richard, Andrew and grandson, Gavin. His daughter, Holly wasn't here very long but always held a special place in his heart. Laddie grew up in Los Angeles, California and graduated from Cathedral High school and later California State University of Long Beach. Laddie passed on peacefully in his sleep on August 29th, 2009. Mass will be held at St. Lawrence Martyr in Redondo Beach at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 3rd, 2009, followed by interment at Green Hills Memorial Park in Rancho Palos Verdes. Please use this website, to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services.

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  1. Dear Judy, Skip, Richie and Andy, My heart goes out to you at the loss of your husband and father. Laddie was such a good man, he will be missed. I hope to see you when I am next in Torrance. Love, Betty

  2. Dear Judy and boys, our thoughts and prayers are with you in your great loss. Laddie was a wonderful man and friend! Ulla and Pete Fetzer

  3. Skip, Judy and family; I just arrived home from Europe yesterday and was informed of Laddie’s transition. I have so many wonderful memories of my friendship with Skip and the kindness Laddie showed to me. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. Keith Roscope

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