Father of Hollywood historian and TV personality Leonard Maltin

Aaron Maltin, father of Hollywood historian and TV personality Leonard Maltin, died Oct. 18 of cancer in Cliffside Park, N.J. He was 87.

Maltin had been an immigration judge for 30 years and oversaw the ASCAP catalog of his brother, songwriter Bernard Maltin.

In addition to Leonard, he is survived by his wife of 52 years, Jacqueline, an additional son, Bud, a musician and bandleader and three grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers family suggests donations in his name be made to Cancer Care, a national org that cares for cancer patients.

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