December 17, 1952 - January 09, 2018
Visitation: Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Devlin Funeral Home, North Hills
Service: Saturday 10 a.m. in St. Teresa of Avila Church EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH
Michael J. Malone, age 65, passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018. Mike was a 1971 graduate of North Catholic High School where he lettered on the varsity basketball team. He continued his basketball career at Allegheny College, Class of 1975. He remained a loyal Gator throughout his life where he developed innumerable close relationships. Upon graduation from college, he went to work with his father at Fidelity Insurance Agency. He finished his career as an insurance broker at Henderson Brothers. A proud resident of Pittsburgh, Mike was active on several boards. He served on the board of the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh since 2003, and was President from 2013-2015. He served as a Board Member on Gateway to the Arts from 2003-2009, and was President from 2006-2008. Most recently he joined the Board of Gateway Rehabilitation. Mike loved skiing, yard work and traveling. His favorite place always remained 7 Springs Mountain Resort. He was a passionate golfer who had a little trouble hitting the fairway. He started out as a caddy at Highland Country Club when he was a teen and was devastated when it closed. Mike was a loving and supportive husband and father. He especially loved coaching all three of his daughters in basketball.
A textbook definition of a people person, Mike will be missed by all. He is survived by his wife, Susan, and daughters, Megan, Jane (Brad), and Devin, his father, Robert J. Malone, siblings, David (Nancy) Malone, MaryAnne Schreckengast (Keith), Robert E. (Katie) Malone, Paul (Madeline) Malone, in addition to many cousins, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Mary Cannon Malone. Visitation will be held at Devlin Funeral Home, 806 Perry Highway, Pittsburgh, PA 15229, Friday, January 12, 2018 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday at 10am in St. Teresa of Avila Church, 1000 Avila Ct., Pgh, PA 15229. Everyone please meet at church. In lieu of flowers, donations are encouraged to the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh.