Danny Malkovich dies at 59

Journalist was publisher of Benton Evening News

Journalist Danny Malkovich, publisher of the Benton Evening News in southern Illinois and the brother of actor John Malkovich, died Feb. 18, after an apparent heart attack earlier in the week. He was 59.

The Malkovich family has owned the newspaper for decades.

In addition to his brother John, Malkovich is survived by his wife Debbie, two sons, several grandchildren and several other siblings.

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