Anthony Rocco Adelizzi, 84, of Gore, OK, was born July 2, 1932 in Chicago, IL, the son of Giovani and Rose (Palladino) Adelizzi and died Monday, May 15, 2017 in Muskogee, OK.
Anthony graduated from St. Vincent De Paul Academy in 1950. After graduation, he went to work for Standard Oil till 1953 at which time he went into the Army until 1955. He returned to Standard Oil till 1965. In August of 1962 he married Annie Zamitis. Anthony worked for the Veterans' Administration from 1987 till 1993.
Survivors include his wife, Annie, of the home; four children, Tony James, Dean Michael, Andrew Paul, and Michelle Ann; grandchildren, Adrian Martin, Jordan Adelizzi, Carina Stricklan, Isabella Adelizza, Gioia Adelizzi, Annalise Adelizzi, Annabelle Adelizzi; great-grandson, Samuel; and sister-in-law, Virginia Adelizzi.
Funeral services for Anthony will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Webbers Falls with Father Fr. Desmond Okpogba officiating. Burial will be in Fort Gibson National Cemetery under the direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Service of Webbers Falls.
Published on May 17, 2017