Robert Luke Malley
Robert Malley aka "Cody", a Rockaway resident, died November 15.
Born Robert Vega on May 11, 1963, Malley was raised in the Bronx. He was adopted and took the family name of Malley. As a young adult, he lived in Rockaway but later moved. He returned in August 2008. He was an iron worker and certified welder with Local 40. He was a member of the Calvary Church in Yonkers and the House on the Rock Church in Rockaway Park.
Malley was preceded in death by his mother, Joan Malley; and brothers, David Maldonado and Joey Garcia.
He is survived by his wife, Valerie Malley; father, Vincent Malley; sisters, Annemarie, Joan and Janet; brothers, Vinnie, John and Billy; 17 nieces and nephews; maternal grandmother, aunt Jennie, and brother Michael (of the Vega family); friends, Rev. Burr "Dad," Pastor John, Patty and Anthony of Calvary Church, Pastor Gary of House on the Rock Church; mentor, Sefu Joseph; brother-in-law, Thomas Heaphy; and John Kelly of Local 40.