Paul Mallon is from Edendork in the Parish of Dungannon. He is married to Dympna and they have five children and one grandson. He currently works as Northern Ireland Sales Manager for Gallaghers Bakery from Donegal and has been involved in sales for most of his working life.
The GAA has been a big part of Paul’s life since early childhood, having played for his local club and he has held various committee roles, finally opting to represent his club as Referee for the past fifteen years. Paul loves music and he plays a little on the guitar and in recent years, he has developed a great passion for Church and Liturgical Music.
As Paul prepares to be ordained a permanent deacon on Saturday 16th September, he says: “This is a very humbling, yet exciting time in my life. I’m grateful to God for the gift of my calling and I very much look forward to my new ministry and to working in the Cathedral Parish of Armagh”.