Tuohy, Malcolm "Mal" John, Sr.

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June 24, 1922 - January 26, 2017

Tuohy, Malcolm "Mal" John, Sr.

Malcolm “Mal” John Tuohy, Sr. was born in Algiers, LA on June 24, 1922 and died surrounded by loved ones in Dallas, TX on January 26, 2017.

He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Pauline Danos Tuohy, daughter Kathy “Punkin” Daniel, sons Malcolm J. Tuohy, Jr. and wife Kathy of Miramar Beach, FL and Tom Tuohy and wife Carol of Coppell. He was proud to be “Paw” to grandchildren Matt Daniel (Christina), Vanessa Tuohy, John Tuohy (Brooke), Rachel Fortier (AJ), Chris Tuohy (Alex), and Collin Tuohy (Chantel) and 6 great-grandchildren.

He joins in heaven his parents, Edward and Myra Tuohy, 2 brothers Ed and Walter Tuohy, son-in-law Scott Daniel and grandson Robby Daniel.

Mal lived a long and productive life. In his 94 years, he proved to be a devoted husband, father, grand and great-grandfather. For Mal, family was always first, and he showed us all how to live a ” good and faithful” life. Our dad and grandpaw proudly served on a B-17 crew in WW ll , where he survived 35 bombing missions over Germany. He loved physics and engineering, which was essential in forming a successful industrial manufacturing business in Dallas. He enjoyed a long and active retirement playing golf and traveling to all 7 continents.

At his request, there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
214-306-6700

 

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Katie Gleason

January 29, 2017 12:46PM

Dear Pauline, Buzzy and Family,

I am so saddened to hear about Mr. Tuohy's passing. He touched my life in many ways.
I looked forward to each day during the time that I served as secretary with the company. I enjoyed making thermocouples, bringing lunch for all to enjoy, and most of all, I will remember Mr. Tuohy greeting me everyday with "How ya doing doll?" Mr. Tuohy was a gentleman in every sense of the word; kind, caring, wise, sincere, and humorous. He often spoke lovingly of his wife Pauline and of his children. I admired Mr. Touhy for his zest for life. May he rest in peace. K


Judy Janak

January 28, 2017 1:34PM

We are most certainly honored to have known Malcolm over the last 10 years. He was a kind spirit and always a lively conversationalist. He was a quality family man who cultivated a lot of love. We will miss him dearly and offer our sincere condolences and love to the family. Judy and Mike


Gloria Brandon

January 28, 2017 4:01AM

God Bless you all I am so sorry for the lost of the greatest man I ever known. Ms. Pauline and Mr. Mal were the greatest employers I have ever had, there is a great sadness in my heart.


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