Michael Dennis Malone, 57, of South Beloit, IL died at 8:15 a.m., Thursday, September 15, 2015 in his home after a lengthy illness. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n He was born September 15, 1959 in San Diego, California, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Charles and Mary Louise (Matti) Malone. He married the former Paula A. Sudds in Beloit, WI on October 28, 1995. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n Survivors include: wife Paula of South Beloit, IL; daughter Katherine Malone of Seattle, WA; step son William (Theresa) Peer, Jr. of South Beloit, IL; father Vernon Charles Malone of Finchville, KY and brother Kevin Malone of Dallas, TX. He was preceded in death by his mother.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n Private ceremonies to be held. Cremation Rites to be Accorded.