Rollin C. Chuck Mallory, age 80 of Clinton, passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center North. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday Sept. 22nd at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton. Visitation will be held Saturday 9:30 AM until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Springdale Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Chuck was born on Oct. 13, 1936 in Clinton, the son of Chester and Lois (Clark) Mallory. He graduated from Clinton High School in 1954 and attended Coe College in Cedar Rapids. Chuck served in the Army National Guard. He married Faith Edenfield in 1963 in Elvira, she died in 1999. He later married Paula Ekland on Aug. 30, 2001 in Las Vegas. Chuck worked for E.I. DuPont in Clinton for over 37 years. He enjoyed lifting weights and was a member of the Clinton YMCA since the age of 5 years old until its closing. He loved talking to people, spending time with his grandchildren, and an avid Chicago Bears fan. All the kids in the family will remember him always having tootsie rolls for them.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Paula Mallory of Clinton; two step-daughters, Malissa (Josh) Bevins of Cedar falls and Katie (Reg) White of Thibodaux, LA; four grandchildren, Hailey, Paige, Madison, and Liam. He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife, Faith, and brother-in-law, Donald Ekland.
Published on September 21, 2017