Philip Malley(1991 - 2014)

Philip Scott Cross Malley, 23, of Idaho Falls, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014, at his home.

Philip was born April 24, 1991, in Staten Island, N.Y., to Stephen P. Malley and Sharon K. Cross Malley. He lived in Staten Island for four years, Portland, Ore., for seven years, Bigfork, Mont., for 10 years and Idaho Falls the past two years. He graduated from Bigfork High School and also attended Flathead Valley Community College.

Philip worked as a machinist, roofer, drywall hanger, a chef, and most recently as a concrete worker.

He attended Saint John Paul II Parish and was a member of Alcoholics Anonymous. He enjoyed drawing, skateboarding, the history of weapons, Hacky Sak, soccer, computers, games and his knife collection.

Philip is survived by his father, Stephen Malley of Idaho Falls; mother, Sharon K. Malley of Moore, Okla.; brother, Abraham E. Malley; and sisters, Faith M. Malley and Dr. Jan Spinardi Pirozzi.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Francis John Malley, Billy Gene Cross and John Howard; his aunt, Delores Cross Montgomery; and many other beloved family members.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, at the corner of Ninth Street and Lee Avenue. The family will meet with friends one hour prior to services. A gathering will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Wood Funeral Home, 273 N. Ridge Ave.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Upper Valley Idaho, P.O. Box 2462, Idaho Falls, ID 83403.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at or to

Funeral Home

Wood Funeral Home
273 North Ridge Avenue Idaho Falls, ID 83402
(208) 522-2751

Published in Post Register from June 17 to June 18, 2014