Malin is a very small town outside of Klamath Falls, Ore. Klamath Falls is the county seat of Klamath County, Ore.
Here are some ideas you might try to find info. on Geo. Server.
Herald and News, 1301 Esplanade Ave., Klamath Falls, Or. 97601. Phone # 1-541-885-4410. They might have a copy of his obit on file.
Klamath County Library, 126 So. 3rd St. Same zip code 97601 Phone # 1-541-882-8894. The library can give you the name & address of the local Genealogy/History Society. Sorry I couldn't find it in the phone book.