Paul David Macaluso
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Paul David Macaluso, 79, of Dallas, Texas, passed away November 19, 2021.
He was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 20, 1942 to parents Dr. Leonard and Madeline Macaluso. Paul graduated from Niles Township High School, Bradley University and received his J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in Dallas. He served as a Dallas County Assistant District Attorney for many years and retired as a federal prosecutor, Assistant United States Attorney, for the Northern District of Texas.
He was a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity Delta Rho Chapter, the State Bar of Texas, enrolled as an attorney in the Supreme Court of Texas. In 2020, Paul was recognized by the State Bar of Texas for services rendered to the Community, State and Nation, as a State Bar member for more than fifty years. Paul enjoyed racing sports cars through the Sports Car Club of America, restoring vintage cars with an expertise in Speedsters, cooking, travel and was known for his wonderfully witty sense of humor. He was adored by his family and friends.
Paul was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Leonard A. Macaluso, Madeline Macaluso (Kozma); his brother, John Macaluso and stepdaughter, Shannon Lesly.
Paul is survived by his Children:
Nicole Macaluso Tisdale (Rob), William Quinton Harlan (Tammey)
Marin Tisdale, William Tisdale, Sydnee Harlan, Avery Harlan, Reese Embry (Carson), Ashley
Schumacher, Chelsea Schumacher, Stephen Schumacher, Hannah Lesly
Brothers and Sisters:
Tom Macaluso (Pat), Chuck Macaluso (Barb), Joyce Heitman (Karl), Mary Therese Rosinia
Marcena Macaluso (previous spouse and friend), his priceless neighborhood family
A visitation will be held at Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home on Friday, December 3, 2021 beginning at 12 Noon. Funeral Service will be celebrated in the Chapel at 2 PM followed by a gathering of family and friends.
Should friends desire, flowers are welcome; Contributions may be sent via https://centerforbrainhealth.org/give (when filling out the donation form, include Paul Macaluso's name in the Tribute Information in the last section) or via check, made out to "Center for BrainHealth" with "Paul Macaluso" in the memo line, mailed to:
Center for BrainHealth
ATTN: Gail Cepak
2200 W. Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, TX 75235