Our Staff

Ron Hanson

Owner & Funeral Director

Ron, a 4th generation Malloy family member, is a “BOI” (Born On the Island) and inherited the business upon his mother’s death in 2000. He graduated from La Marque High School, Class of 1965, and received his B.S. in Biology from Lamar University. He retired from Dow Chemical in 2004 and graduated from the St. Louis Community College Mortuary Program in 2006. Ron married Linda Koban in 1966, and together they have two daughters – Tiffany and Kristen. Ron is a member of First Lutheran Church of Galveston, where he serves on the Vestry and numerous boards and committees. He is also a longtime volunteer with the Galveston Island Oktoberfest. In his spare time, Ron enjoys playing with his grandson, Koban, fishing, crabbing, and riding his tractor.