Anthony  F.  Moscardelli

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“Tony and his brother Frankie lived across the road from us. Tony always hated when he had to look after Frankie, who was probably around 6-7 years...Read More »
1 of 49 | Posted by: Jack (Dick) Closson - Costa Mesa, CA

“Rest in peace, Tony. I will always remember your sence of humor, your love of your wife and family and the friendship you showed me over the years....Read More »
2 of 49 | Posted by: David R. Alger - Benton Harbor, MI

“We are very saddened to hear of Tony's passing and you have our heartfelt sympathy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, as well as many fond...Read More »
3 of 49 | Posted by: Bob & Janet Ball - Punta Gorda, FL

“Rest in peace Big T enjoyed many times with you and the famiglia growing up with Little T, you will be missed. You will be in our hearts, thoughts,...Read More »
4 of 49 | Posted by: Robert Ball - Punta Gorda, FL

“Judy, I am so very sorry to hear about Tony. Cherish your memories and know that you are in the thoughts and prayers of your many friends and family...Read More »
5 of 49 | Posted by: Bonnie Cecchi Veverka

“Judy We are so sadden to learn of Tony's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God Bless Joan Walters John Bolger ”
6 of 49 | Posted by: Joan Walters and John Bolger - MI

“Judy and family. My prayers with you. I will always remember Tony' great smile. He will be miss by everyone. ”
7 of 49 | Posted by: Paula Buchbinder Hubbard - IL

“Tony Moscardelli was a life force! I have so many memories of Tony and Judy. Memories of great food, funny stories, hilarious jokes and, most of all...Read More »
8 of 49 | Posted by: Mary Nisbet - Pawleys Island, SC

“I did not know Tony as an adult, but only in gradeschool at St. John's. He was a handsome boy with a beautiful smile, warm and kind. Our "date" for...Read More »
9 of 49 | Posted by: Patrice (Gaunder) Heeran

“We thank you for helpful advice in home and family matters. You treated us as long lost friends each time we met. Your love and respect for your wife...Read More »
10 of 49 | Posted by: Buddy & Terri Springman - MI

“Happy Hour just won't be the same, I'll miss him, so will everyone else, such a nice guy. ”
11 of 49 | Posted by: Ken Zimmerman - ST. jOE, MI

“Dear Judy and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Tony was a special friend. I'll never forget how surprised I was to find out that he was...Read More »
12 of 49 | Posted by: Patti Burkett - St Joseph, MI

“Judy and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
13 of 49 | Posted by: Heidi Splese - St. Joseph, MI

“We will always remember Tony with a smile on his face, and his wonderful sense of humor. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire...Read More »
14 of 49 | Posted by: Dan and Mary Weir - St. Augustine, FL

“Judy and Family - I am so sorry for your loss. I alwyas enjoyed Tony's freindship and kind words...and the occasional joke! He was always willing...Read More »
15 of 49 | Posted by: Scot Burns - Benton Harbor

“Dear family of Tony,My deepest sympathy to you all, Tony was a wonderful man who could make light of most situations. I had the privileged of...Read More »
16 of 49 | Posted by: Kathryn Duncan - Benton Harbor, MI

“Our prayers and thoughts are with your family. I don't have the words to tell you how sad I am. Tony was special and he made you feel special. The...Read More »
17 of 49 | Posted by: Skip & Kathy Derttman - MI

“Judy and T,We are shocked and saddened at the sudden loss of our good friend. Tony always had the funniest stories and jokes and his favorite...Read More »
18 of 49 | Posted by: Sharon and Dave Scherer - MI

“Judy & TFor all of the hours we spent together in your kitchen over the years, one memory in particular of Big-T has never escaped me. He cooked me...Read More »
19 of 49 | Posted by: Tim Gallagher - Morganton, NC

“There will never be another Tony. Our hearts were broken when we heard the news, but Judy, we are so grateful we have a large family and host of...Read More »
20 of 49 | Posted by: Larry & Shar Alen - Crossville, TN

“Judy,Butch and I are so sad to hear of Tony's passing. We'll miss his jokes, and seeing him at the lodge. Our prayers for you and the family are...Read More »
21 of 49 | Posted by: Arlene and Butch Mak - FL

“Judy, Bill and I are so sorry to hear about Tony. What a surprise! I just saw it in tonight's paper. He was such a delight to be around. He will...Read More »
22 of 49 | Posted by: Marilyn Lomonaco - St. Joseph, MI

“Judy, Nothing we can say to take away the pain of losing Tony. I'm glad we always said "I Love You" when we would leave each other. You will always...Read More »
23 of 49 | Posted by: Steve and Pam Schadler - MI

“We are so sorry to hear about Tony. He was such a sweetheart. He had a great sense of humor and was always fun to talk to and be around. You are...Read More »
24 of 49 | Posted by: Mike & Bonnie Estkowski - MI

“Judy, I am so sorry you are dealing with this devastating loss. Tony was loved by all of us who knew him, and I know how much he was loved by you. ...Read More »
25 of 49 | Posted by: Lindy Hyldahl

“Dear Judy and Family, George and I are terribly saddened by your loss. We will miss his wonderful, uplifting personality and his many jokes. Our...Read More »
26 of 49 | Posted by: George and Kim Hall - MI

“Mrs. M. and T, I'm so, so sorry for your loss. My heart is so heavy for you both. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Mr. M. will forever be...Read More »
27 of 49 | Posted by: Shannon Russo - Benton Harbor, MI

“My favorite memory of Uncle Tony has to be him whipping us all around on the tube at Fremont (he was the only one who could get us out of the ...Read More »
28 of 49 | Posted by: Tiffany Newcastle - Winnebago, IL

“So sorry to hear about Tony. Although infrequent, our meetings were always memorable. His personality dominated any room he was in and that was...Read More »
29 of 49 | Posted by: Randy & Lana Kime

“Dear Judy, It is very sad to hear about your loss. I enjoyed Tony's sense of humor; he's such a great guy! My thoughts and prayers are with you...Read More »
30 of 49 | Posted by: Nina Robb - St. Joseph, MI

“Judy I was just informed of Tonys passing and am deeply saddened. My thoughts and prayers are with all of your family, and hope you find comfort and...Read More »
31 of 49 | Posted by: James Taylor - St joseph, MI

“Judy, I was shocked and saddened to hear about Tony... Sending you prayers and love... ”
32 of 49 | Posted by: sharon fisher mason - MI - friend

“We are so sad to hear about the loss of Tony. What a wonderful family you have, Judy. You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this very...Read More »
33 of 49 | Posted by: Katie & Tim Grafrath - IL

“Cousin Tony's smile warmed any room and he had such a great sense of humor. This is a very sad day and my prayers are with their family. ”
34 of 49 | Posted by: Michelle Bartolone - San Diego, CA

“Tony had a wonderful ssense of humor. I wish I could remember half the jokes he told me every time I saw him. He will be expecially missed at the...Read More »
35 of 49 | Posted by: tom tokarz - Sarasota, FL

“Judy, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers, we are so very sorry for your loss. Tony was always so full of life and always had a...Read More »
36 of 49 | Posted by: Marge & John Yetzke - WATERVLIET, MI

“Judy, We are very sorry to hear about your loss. We had such great conversations at the FOP and at the Elks with both of you. Tony was a great...Read More »
37 of 49 | Posted by: Barb and Ken Berry - MI - Friends

“Judy, As a representitive of the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor Elks #541 I can assure you our members are shocked and saddened by the passing of Tony....Read More »
38 of 49 | Posted by: Douglas Mikkelsen - St. Joseph, MI

“My heart is broken for you and T. Tony was one of the funniest people I had the pleasure of knowing and being related to. There was never a dull...Read More »
39 of 49 | Posted by: Francie Bartalone Wyatt - GA

“Judy, I am so sorry to hear of Tony's passing. What a shock to hear this news. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
40 of 49 | Posted by: Cindy Lyon - Fort Myers, FL

“Dearest Judy, My heart is broken knowing you have lost the 'love of your life'!!! I have so many wonderful memories of you and Tony! The one...Read More »
41 of 49 | Posted by: Sally Mattner Roden - Marshall, TX

“Tony was always the life of the party, I have so many wonderful memories of him growing up. A piece of my heart has went up to heaven with him and...Read More »
42 of 49 | Posted by: Maria and Dave Kelley - Riverside, MI

“Judy, Gary and I are so saddened to hear about Tony. We will always remember his smiling face, the jokes he would tell and his sense of humor. You...Read More »
43 of 49 | Posted by: Barb and Gary Walker - MI

“Judy- Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your lossour thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.Valarie LaVanway...Read More »
44 of 49 | Posted by: Valarie LaVanway-Schebel - MI

“My deepest sympathy to you and your family during this time of loss. Sincerely, Linda Williams ”
45 of 49 | Posted by: Linda Williams - Benton Harbor, MI

“Judy, I was shocked when I heard that Tony passed away. We had a great time talking with you both on Friday. I'll remember his funny stories and...Read More »
46 of 49 | Posted by: Pat Flood Thomsen - Benton Harbor, MI

“Judy, So sorry to here of Tony's passing!! I have many great memories of him, and mostly at Christmas!! Much love and prayers to you and little T!! ”
47 of 49 | Posted by: Shaya Mitchell Sherwood - MI

“So very sorry Judy. Will be saying prayers for you and your family. May God be with you at this time. Pam ”
48 of 49 | Posted by: PAM (MATTIX} FRANK - ST. JOSEPH, MI

“Dear Judy: My deepest sympathy to you and your family on your loss. You are in my prayers and thoughts. ”
49 of 49 | Posted by: Wayne Petzke - St. Joseph

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Anthony Moscardelli, 65, of St. Joseph, MI passed away, Monday, December 10, 2012 at his home.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, December 14, 2012 at Starks & Menchinger Chapel, 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, with Fr. William Jacobs Jr., officiating. Friends may call from 1:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project. Those wishing to share a memory of Anthony may do so online at

Anthony was born May 7, 1947 in Benton Harbor, MI to Frank and Frances (Bartalone) Moscardelli. He graduated from St. Joseph High School in 1966. He served his country in the United States Navy from 1965-1971. On July 20, 1968, Anthony married Judy Crouse in Benton Harbor. Anthony was a well known flooring contractor in the Southwest Michigan area for many years, including installing the tile at St. Joseph Catholic Church. He was a member of the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor Elk's club. In his spare time he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Anthony is survived by his loving wife Judy; son, Anthony (Carolyn Bassetti) Moscardelli II of St. Joseph; daughter, Beth Fleming of St. Louis; mother, Frances Moscardelli of California; grandchildren Grace, Emma, Joseph and Nicholas; brother Frank (Marlene) Moscardelli; and sister Sheri (Benik) Motevosian.

Anthony was preceded in death by his father Frank Moscardelli.

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