Daniel D. Maloney
Thursday, October 3, 1946
Date of Death:
Thursday, January 24, 2019
72 years old
Daniel D. Maloney
Mr. Maloney, 72, of Rochester, MN died Thursday, January 24, 2019 at his residence after a short battle with cancer. Daniel was born October 3, 1946 in Spring Valley, MN to Arthur and Florence (Smith) Maloney.
He graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1964 and in 1968 from the University of MN receiving his B.S. degree in electrical engineering. On July 26, 1969, he married Phyllis Henderson at Faith United Methodist Church in Spring Valley, MN. Daniel worked for 35 plus years at IBM as an Engineer and Project Manager followed by employment at Mayo Clinic as a PC Support Technician.
He will be forever missed by his wife of 49 years, Phyllis; two children, Michelle Maloney of Inver Grove Heights, MN, and Scott (Nancy) Maloney; grandchildren, Olivia (8), Jacob (6), and Natalie (6) Maloney of Rochester, MN; sisters, Kay (Roger) Bender of Barron, WI, and Marilyn “Jeni” Maloney of Fridley, MN; and other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother-in-law, Rod Henderson.
Daniel enjoyed fishing, garage sales, casino visits, bingo, politics, and volunteering with Family Service Rochester (Meals on Wheels) and spending time with family and friends.
The memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 29th in the River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home. The visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Luncheon will follow in the River Park Chapel.
Memorials are preferred to Family Service Rochester (Meals on Wheels) or Paws and Claws Humane Society.
Online condolences are welcome at www.mackenfuneralhome.com.
The family of Daniel D. Maloney has received the following condolences.
Dan, to me, always seemed to be the older, much wiser Cousin. Condolences to His Family, Kay and Marilyn.
So sorry for your loss, dan was a good guy and good neighbor to us. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Phyllis and family, I was very sorry to hear of Dan's sudden illness and passing. He was such a great person and I will always remember him fondly. My sincerest sympathy to all of his family, including his sister's, Kay and Marilyn. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Marva Spilde-Cameron
Just saw Dan's obituary and wanted to extend our sympathy to you and your family. I include the words below that helped me at a sad time.
When you are sorrowful, look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth, you are weeping for that which has given your delight.
Jim & Linda Baker
We are so sorry to hear about Dan. We sending thoughts & prayers to you, Phyllis & your family. I was so glad you enjoyed the cabin at the Pioneer & loved visiting with you at Bingo in Wabasha. He will be missed.
So sorry for your loss Phyllis and family. Dan and I shared the same border and our roots touched in many ways. You are in our prayers.
Thoughts are with you and your family at the loss of your husband, father, grandfather and brother. May the Lord give you peace as you cherish all your wonderful memories.
Phyllis....so sorry to hear about Dan. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Cindy Ward Satre
Was so sorry to hear of the passing of Dan. I will keep the family in my thoughts and prayers.
Sorry to hear that Michelle's Dad has passed much too young. I met Michelle 2 Christmases ago. She is dating my nephew Andy Lica. Such a nice young lady.
I grew up in Rochester and worked at IBM for a brief summer around 1972.
My condolences to Michelle and her family.
Debbie Lica Morgenstern
I am so sorry about Dan's death. Cancer is so cruel. Take care Phyllis.
I am a classmate of Dan's and am so sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers to his family.
Phyllis & Family,
Thinking of you at this time & wishing you comfort & peace.
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this difficult time. May all the good memories of your lives together sustain you in your grief.
The Lica Family
Shirley, Andy, Allen and Stephanie