David Frank Mallak
December 10, 1931 - January 27, 2018
A family celebration at Sacred Heart Cemetery is being planned for later.
David Frank Mallak, 86, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on January 27, 2018. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 10, 1931, and has been a resident of Oscoda for over 50 years. He married Sandra Lynn LaVack in 1954 in Oscoda. Dave served in the United States Air Force from 1950-1970, retiring with the rank of Master Sergeant and was on active duty in Vietnam. After retiring he went to work first with LaVack Standard and then with Gary Oil. Dave was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, enjoyed the McDonald’s “Coffee Boys”, the annual hunting camp, golfing, shooting pool, and building things for the wife and kids. He loved the sunshine and his family often referred to him as “the sun god”. Dave is survived by his wife of over 63 years Sandy, his brother Fenton (Alicia), his children Stephanie, Tamara, Stephan (Bridgette), Michele (James), Shawn (Donita), Deidre, Cathy and Yvonne, his grandchildren Matt, Dana (Alex), Kevin(Amber), Christopher (Ana), Jennifer, Tara (Jason),Krista (Chris), Chayleigh, Kacey, Jeremy and Timothy, and his great-grandchildren Brayden, Blake, Paityn, Keaton, Emerson, Brycen, Neven, Mia, Jacob, Michael, Maria, Elizabeth, Xander, Tucker, Brody and Marlo. Dave was preceded in death by sons David and Dirk, parents Frank and Mildred, and his sister Betty. Per Dave’s wishes there will be no services. A family celebration at Sacred Heart Cemetery is being planned for later. Instead of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Friends Together, 105 Prentiss, Alpena MI 49707, www.friendstogethermi.org Condolences may be shared at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
Instead of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Friends Together, 105 Prentiss, Alpena MI 49707, www.friendstogethermi.org