Donald A. Mallahan
July 30, 1943 – November 16, 2020
Donald A. Mallahan, 77, of Pearland, Texas passed away on November 16, 2020. Donald was born July 30, 1943 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to John and Mildred Mallahan. Don graduated from Balboa High School in Panama Canal Zone in 1961. From there he entered the USAF for four years before he decided to continue his education at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. He graduated with a Diesel Mechanic’s License and worked at Cummins’s Diesel in Houston for two years. And in the last 30 years of his life he worked for the Pearland Independent School District, as a plumber. He called Pearland home and “Uncle Don” will be missed by all of us.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Robert Mallahan.
Don is survived by his sister Melinda Sue Hunt and her husband David and their children Chris Hunt and wife Julie, Jeff Hunt and wife Chrissy, Andrew Hunt and wife Lacy, and Sunjin Hunt; brother Richard Mallahan and his wife Lonni and their children Bethany Noel and husband Larry, Mark Mallahan and wife Elaine, and Rebecca Becker and husband Miles; along with numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.
A memorial service for Donald will be held Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Funeral Home and Cemetery, 21620 Gulf Freeway in Webster, Texas. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared below for the Mallahan family.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Donald A. Mallahan
November 21, 2020
I always enjoyed meeting Uncle Don for Red Lobster dinners. He loved fried shrimp! He also took us out for boat rides around Galveston to fish and enjoyed teaching me how to drive the boat.
Love you Uncle Don.❤️
November 20, 2020
From my family to all of you we send our deepest sympathy. Donald will be missed. He truly had the heart of a giant. We have lots of great memories. He loved going camping with us . Those days brought out the best in him. We loved him. RIP Donald from all of us. ❤❤
November 18, 2020
Don was one of the good guy's. Thanks for all the wonderful memories i have of working with you. You were a great co worker and friend. RIP my condolences to your family. Much love from Martha