Anaheim, CA — John R. Mallinson, son of the late George and Margaret (McKenna) Mallinson, passed away on August 22, 2013, after a short illness. He leaves his wife and best friend, Marian (Jones) Mallinson, one daughter, Lisa and a stepson, Ronald Favre and three grandchildren, Germaine, Kayla and Jacob who were the loves of his life.
He is also survived by three sisters, Gerry Bergeron of Amesbury, Maureen O'Neil of Merrimac and Jane Moffatt of Haverhill and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was educated in the Methuen school system and enlisted in the U S Marine Corp in 1956 and served until 1964. He then settled in southern California and retired as an electrician from Kimberly Clark Corp.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral Services were held in Anaheim, Calif. There will be a memorial Mass at St. Monica's on Sunday, September 1, 2013, at 9:30 a.m.