Robert J. Malone of Tucson Arizona, passed away suddenly on February 12, 2022 at the age of 43. Born in Chicago, Rob resided in Crystal Lake Illinois until relocating with his family to Tucson in 1989. Rob was everything baseball, and a lover of animals big or small, especially dogs. He is survived by his parents Robert J Sr. and Donna Malone, daughter Olivia, sisters Stacie and Danielle, and niece Madison. He was preceded in death by grandparents John and Frances Malone, and Donald and Dorothy Bartz. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Rob’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, The Humane Society, or any children’s or animal charity.