Mrs. Janet M. (Conlon) Malloch, of East Taunton, died Friday, September 6 at her residence following a courageous battle, surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born 73 years ago in Taunton, the daughter of the late Peter A. and Marie Y. (Blain) Conlon. She was educated in Taunton and was a graduate of St. Anne’s Hospital School of Nursing in Fall River. Prior to her retirement, she had been employed as a Registered Nurse at the Charlton Memorial Hospital, Fall River. She was also employed by several other area hospitals, and she ended her career as a Visiting Nurse. Janet was a member of the Greater Taunton Charitable Association, the Taunton Art Association, and the Old Colony Historical Society. She enjoyed gardening, painting and her beloved dog, Tess. She was a communicant of the Holy Family Church in East Taunton.
She leaves: 4 sons: Joseph Malloch and his wife, Joanne of Berkley, Carl Malloch Jr. and his wife, Stephanie of Berkley, Michael Malloch and his wife, Gina of California, and Steven Malloch and his wife, Mary of Berkley; 1 daughter: Susan Taylor and her husband, William of East Taunton; 2 brothers: Peter Conlon and his wife, Linda of Plymouth and Raymond Conlon and his wife, Susan of Nantucket; a daughter-in-law: Audrey Malloch of Berkley; 11 grandchildren: Shana Taylor, Billy Taylor, Tonya Miller and her husband, Dan all of East Taunton, Alyssa, Michael, Rachel, CJ and Alison Malloch all of Berkley, Kendra Brown and Dawn Gay both of Maine, and Kayla Lane and her husband Gray of Wakefield, Ma.; 4 great grandchildren: Peyton, Ethan and Ava all of East Taunton, and Ashleigh of Berkley; her cousins: Mary Powers, Lisa Borges and Louise Sousa; an aunt: M. Theresa Blain; and also Tom and Linda Souza of Lakeville, and several nieces and nephews. Janet was also the sister of the late Joseph and Robert Conlon.
Funeral services will be held from The Riendeau-Mulvey Funeral Home, 467 Bay Street, Taunton, on Tuesday, September 10 at 9:00 A.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow in the Holy Family Church, East Taunton, at 10:00 A.M. Interment will be in Cedar Knoll Cemetery, East Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting Hours will be held on Monday, from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M.