December 21, 2009
Anthony J. “Tony” Cavello, age 88, resident of Centerton, Ohio, passed away at his home Monday, December 21, 2009. He was born May 11, 1921 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late Angelo and Mary E. (Collins) Cavello. Mr. Cavello was a car inspector for the B&O Railroad in Willard retiring after 43 years. He was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and the Willard VFW. A veteran of the US Army Air Force, serving in the South Pacific during WWII, and received numerous medals, including the Soldiers Medal. He was an avid University of Tennessee Volunteer football fan.
He is survived by four children, Mary Ann (Larry) Herner of Monroeville; Mike (Linda) Cavello of Willard; Don Cavello of Norwalk and Sandra (Melvin) Brown of Norwalk; 19 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren;
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret J. Cavello; one son, Larry Cavello; and a sister, Josephine Lillo.
A private graveside service will be held at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Willard, Ohio at a later date. Secor Funeral Home in Willard assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Tony was a great guy. I will always have fond memories of him in Uncle Dudley’s doing his crossword puzzle. My condolences to the family.
Mary Ann, I am sending my condolences to you and your entire family in the loss of your Dad. Thre are always many memories we have to brighten the days in the future. I am sure that he will be missed by many – especially your family. My sympathy is extended to all of you.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at your time of need.
Sincere sympathies go out to Tony”s family. I remember the years we all lived beside each other in Centerton and know his family was as close as mine was. May God Be With You all at this sad time.
My sincere sympathy is extended to Anthony Cavello’s family. Josephine always spoke so highly of her brother and she was very very proud of him. Peace be with you.
Just to offer all of you much love and prayers!! I miss the daily crosswords we used to solve at Dudley’s. God Bless all of you!