Ione Malloy, age 74, resident of Brainerd, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at St. Cloud Hospital. Ione was born on Feb. 4, 1937, in Fort Ripley to Howard and Gladys (Nichols) Lightner. Ione was united in marriage to Tom Malloy on Aug. 13, 1954.
Survivors include her husband, Tom; children, Lori (Clayton) Caird, Jeff (Brenda) and Brad; her brother, Bud “Larry” (Margaret) Lightner; grandchildren, Clayton (Heather), Travis (Amanda), Scott (Julie), Tyler, Tiffany, Kelsy; great-grandchildren, Addyson, Esme, Carson, Mason Clayton, Sam, Linda and Makenzie.