Anthony E. Tucci, 86, of Philadelphia, PA, took his final breath on June 23, 2023, surrounded by his loved ones at his bedside. Anthony was the devoted husband of Irene (nee Terruso). Beloved father of Mario, Marsia, Marcella, and Marcello, and grandfather of two grandchildren. He was the brother to Marie Tucci and the late John Tucci and the late Francis Tucci.
Anthony was known as a kind and gentle man who was devoted to the Catholic church. He was admired and loved tremendously by his family, coworkers, neighbors, and the community. He was a veteran in the US Army Reserves and was honorably discharged as a sharpshooter. Anthony graduated from Villanova University as an electrical engineer and had a successful career with the government until his retirement. Above all, he will always be remembered as the most dedicated husband known to mankind. All of his existence was devoted to the happiness, health, and wellness of his wife Irene.
Anthony’s viewing will be held at Stella Maris Church 2901 South 10th St. in South Philadelphia on Thursday, June 29th, at 9 amwith the funeral to follow at 10 am. The burial will be held at St. Joseph’s Cemetery 240, Lower Landing Road in Blackwood, NJ 08012.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Ronald McDonald House at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia