Quido Antonelli, 89, lifelong resident of Ellwood City, passed away on Friday, October 14, 2011 in Manchester Presbyterian Lodge in Erie, PA. Born in Ellwood City on March 12, 1922, he was the son of the late Guiseppe and Francesca Colicchia Antonelli. He married the former Therese F. Pelloni on October 2, 1948 and she preceded him in death on June 12, 1989. Quido was a 1941 graduate of Lincoln High School and he retired from US Steel where he worked as an inspector. He was a Veteran of WWII, serving as a Staff Sgt. in the US Army. Quido was a member of the former St. Agatha Church and the Ellwood S.O.I. Lodge 608. He enjoyed gardening and watching sports, especially Notre Dame. He is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Kimberly Antonelli (Rossman) of Wexford, PA and Darcy Antonelli-Koper and Bill Koper of Erie and two beloved grandsons, Jordan and Jarrett Koper. In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Antonelli and 5 sisters: Teresa Butchelle, Dorothy Yacobucci, Lena Buccelli, Mary Teolis and Jean Buccelli. Friends will be received on Monday, October 17th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM in the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home and Crematory, 97 Grim Avenue, Ellport. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Tuesday, October 18th at 10:00 AM at Holy Redeemer Church with Fr. Lou Pascazi. Entombment will follow in St. Peter's Mausoleum in Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made in Quido's name to the Ellwood City Area Public Library.
Dear Darcie, Bill,Jordan and Jarrett
Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow.
Sincerely, Geri, Tony, A.J.& Phil
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Rest in Peace Quido. You will be missed. With my love and deepest sympathy. Janice Mundo
I was so sorry to hear about your loss of your Dad/ my Uncle Quido. With each passing there is and end of an era and none any more so than this. You are always in my thoughts especially now.
Dear Darcy and Kim,
Greg and I are keeping you, as well as Bill, Jordan and Jarrett, in our thoughts and prayers. Your dad knew he was loved by all of you. With deepest sympathy,
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