November 14, 1933 – October 22, 2013
Virginia Beach - John Joseph O’Malley, 79, passed away on Oct. 22, 2013. He was born on Nov. 14, 1933 in Boston, MA. John proudly served his country in the US Navy, retiring in 1971 with 20 years of service. He then continued his career as a custodial supervisor with the Norfolk Public Schools, retiring in 1996 with 24 years of service. John was an avid golfer and enjoyed watching the Redskins and Red Sox.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Rosemary O’Malley; daughter, Lisa Vanlandingham and husband Joe; step-son, Rob Vallejo and wife Kathryn; step-daughter, Christine Vallejo; siblings, Barbara Gunther, Patricia Grace and husband Richard, Paul O’Malley and wife Sudonna, Katherine Honey, and Honora Klimas; seven grandchildren, Sean, Hannah, and Olivia Vanlandingham, Rachel, Andrew, Jack, and Ryleigh Vallejo; brother-in-law, Morris Tuttle and his wife Linda; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his mother, Honora “Nora” Klimas and husband John; and father, John J. O’Malley.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 at Smith & Williams Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel. Inurnment will be held at 2:00 p.m. at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery Suffolk, VA. You may pay condolences to the family at www.smithandwilliamskempsville.com.
- Memorial Service Tuesday, October 29, 2013
- Inurnment Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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October 31, 2013
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless you with peace, love and strength.
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October 29, 2013
So sorry for your lose. My prayers are with you and your family.
October 28, 2013
You will be missed more than any will ever know.
October 24, 2013
Rose I am so sorry for your loss. We will miss John. Every time Richie ran over to see him we thought of Dennis the Menace and Mr Wilson. Except, John was great to Richie. You and your family are in my prayers.