Michael John Fallon was born March 26, 1971 in St. Augustine, FL. He grew up in Laguna Niguel, attended elementary school at St. Catherine’s in Laguna Beach and Castleknock College in Dublin, Ireland as well as graduated from Servite High School in Fullerton. Michael then attended Cal State University, Los Angeles and graduated from Cal State University, Fullerton with a Bachelors Degree in Communications.
He was a very caring, affectionate and loving person with an incredible smile and twinkling brown Irish eyes. Mike loved music. He enjoyed singing and playing his guitar as well broadcast radio formerly serving as a DJ on 88.5 KSBR.
In 2000 Michael suffered a traumatic brain injury resulting from a skateboard accident. Although Michael made a miraculous recovery, he continued to struggle with a number of residual effects of that tragic experience.
Michael passed away peacefully on October 7, 2009.
Michael is survived by his beloved parents Kathy and Bernard Fallon; sisters Kathleen David Boyle and Erin Brian Finneran, brother Brendan Fallon, Kathleen and David’s daughter, Fallon Maureen; Erin & Brian’s children Conor, Brynn, Keenan and Cullen; his grandmother Mary Fallon of Dublin, Ireland; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.
A Vigil Rosary will take place Monday, October 19, 2009 at 7:00pm and Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 20 at 10:30am both at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church, 33926 Calle La Primavera, Dana Point, CA. Interment will take place at a later date at St. Anastasia Catholic Church, St. Augustine Beach, FL.
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made in memory of Michael Fallon to the St. Jude Brain Injury Network, 2767 E. Imperial Hwy., Brea, CA 92821 – 714-870-3575 – www.tbioc.org. or Casa Teresa, P.O. Box 429, Orange, CA 92856