June 9, 1936 - November 23, 2015
Loving Father, grandfather and husband Anthony “Tony” Samuel Pascarelli, 79, of Richardson Texas, passed away in his sleep at his home, Sunday night, November 22, 2015.
Tony was born June 9, 1936 in Worcester Massachussetts to John and Rosaria Pascarelli. He was a devoted husband, loyal friend, and loving father and grandfather. Tony is survived by his wife of 54 years Lucy (Zavala), sons Tony Jr & Fred Pascarelli, daughters Cheryl Pascarelli & Cindy Marshall and husband Cristopher, and sister Rosemarie Teixeira of Worcester. He is also survived by his four grandchildren: Austin, Holly, Griffin and Garyn.
He graduated from Worcester Boys Trade School and attended Fitchburg State University before enlisting in the military. He was an Army veteran. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Richardson. He was an active member St. Joseph’s 8954 Council of the Knights of Columbus. He was also a 4th degree member of Mother Teresa Assembly 2506.
Tony was a career NASE master mechanic who became the sole proprietor of a full serve automotive repair business both in Worcester and in Richardson. After selling his business, Tony became a transportation specialist with the Dallas County School District in Richardson and retired from that position in 2013.
Visitation will be held at 6:00pm Sunday, November 29, 2015 and the funeral will be held at 1:30pm on Monday November 30, 2015. Both services will be held at St Joseph Catholic Church, 600 S. Jupiter, Richardson Texas 75081. Those who cannot attend can sign Tony’s guestbook at www.ariacremation.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St Joseph Columbarium Fund at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at the above address.
Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252