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Michael A. O’Malley, 71, of Knoxville, formerly of Lincoln, passed away at 4:35 p.m. Oct. 23, 2012, at Knox County Nursing Home, Knoxville.

Cremation has been accorded, and a memorial Mass will take place at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Galesburg. The Rev. William T. Miller, IC, will officiate. Burial of ashes will take place at St. Joseph’s Cemetery following the Mass.

Memorials may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.

He was born Jan. 14, 1941, in Galesburg, to Austin J. and Zelma A. Mitchell O’Malley.

Michael is survived by his brother, Phil O’Malley, Rialto, Calif.; and two sisters, Marie Brewer, Longmont, Colo.; and Nancy Larson, Galesburg.

He was preceded in death by five brothers, Austin Jr., John, Bill, Jimmy and David; and three sisters, Margaret, Catherine and Helen.

Michael was of the Catholic faith.

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