Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Sean M. Moloney?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Sean's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Sean M. Moloney
June 4, 1970 ~ January 19, 2024 (age 53) 53 Years Old
5 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Sean's family - View on Tribute Wall
Sean Moloney, 53, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, left this world on January 19th, 2024. He was born in Pittsburgh in 1970 and was raised by his mother Linda Moloney. He learned early on in his life that his two passions were hockey and music. The former would ultimately become his career, one that spanned his playing days at Serra Catholic High School before shifting to coaching shortly after attending the University of Pittsburgh. He would eventually have a son Tyler Moloney, his pride and joy, whom he loved along with his mother, more than anything in the world. The two of them pushed him throughout his life to be the best version of himself.
During his time coaching, he worked with countless organizations, including University teams such as Robert Morris, Washington and Jefferson, and Duquesne, Junior programs such as the Keystone Ice Miners in the NAHL, and even independent institution academies such as World Pro Goaltending and his own goalie academy Building Blocks Goaltending. In 2013 he joined the world of published authors, producing a detailed exploration of his profession with Modern Goaltending Modern Game.
While his professional resume is impressive in itself, personally he had a heart of gold and cared deeply about everyone in his life. This would extend from the goalies under his watch, to include all his friends, family, and even random people he would meet, often online, through shared interests. His kindness and generosity knew no bounds. Battling health issues for much of his adult life, he always found time to share his story, especially when it might serve as some form of inspiration to others that we’re struggling. He regularly stated that he was “an idiot in all non-Goaltending related matters” yet he was loved by so many that he crossed paths with. He was a man of integrity and it meant so much to him to maintain that in every aspect of his life.
Preceded in death by his beloved mother Linda and survived by his son Tyler. He wished to have a celebration of life in his honor, which will be on Sunday, February 4th, 2024, from 2pm - 8pm at Readshaw Funeral Home, Inc. 1503 Brownsville Road, Carrick.
To light a candle or to send a condolence in memory of Sean, visit