Anthony ‘Tony’ Caravello Sr.

April 3, 1928 – Sept. 23, 2012

Anthony ‘Tony’ Caravello Sr., born to life April 3, 1928, was born to eternal life Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012.

He was preceded in death by his high school sweetheart and beloved wife of 57 years, Joan. |

He was the loving father of Anthony Jr. (Dee), Thomas (Debra) and Terri (Gary) Benash; beloved grandpa of Anthony III, Nick (Holly), Leslie, Tommy, Bradley, Joey, Samuel, Charlie, Tyler, Jennifer and Michael; and dear great-grandpa of Ethan, Anthony and Karson, Haven and Coban. He is lovingly survived by other relatives and friends.

Tony served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. After the war, Tony was hired as a machinist at General Electric, retiring after 40 years.

A memorial visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11:30 a.m. service Friday, Sept. 28, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 1875 N. Calhoun Road. Inurnment will be at noon Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to American Cancer Society are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.