David Moloney, 35, of Summerland Key, Fla., died Oct. 3, 2019, in Summarland Key. Mr. Moloney was a fishing guide and was the owner/operator of Grateful Dave Charters, operating in the Florida Keys. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving for nine years, and volunteered countless hours with the Jose Wejebe Memorial Foundation, helping brighten the lives of wounded veterans and children with life-threatening diseases. He was a larger-than-life figure who brought his passionate, energetic, and lively spirit into everything he did. Born in 1984 in St. Louis, he was the son of Ann Geraldine (Munsell) Moloney of Barnhart and Michael Benedict Moloney Sr. of Kirkwood.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife of four years: Kristin Wejebe Moloney; a son, Anthony Jose Moloney, with another on the way; seven siblings: Elise (Anthony “Tony”) Rich of Barnhart, Lauren (Ryan) Slough of Barnhart, Mary Moloney of Barnhart, Ben Moloney, stationed in Japan, James Moloney, a cadet at the U.S. Naval Academy, Douglas Moloney of Barnhart and Michael Benedict Moloney Jr. of Barnhart; his grandparents: Douglas and Marge Munsell of Fenton; six nieces and nephews; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a younger sister: Catherine Moloney; and his grandparents: Elise and James Moloney.
Funeral Mass is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Imperial. Militay honor guard ceremony and burial will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery.