Anthony J. ‘Tony’ Italiano

May 10, 1960 — Sept. 20, 2014

Anthony J. ‘Tony’ Italiano was taken by illness before his time on Saturday, September 20, 2014, at the young age of 54 years.

Tony will be sadly missed by his loving wife Cindy and his beloved dog Cody. He was the stepfather of Erica (Steven) Eberhardy, Danielle and Tonya Casberg. He is survived by his loving parents, James and Yvonne. He was the dear brother of Kathleen (Matthew) Neitzel, Michael (Amy) Italiano and Michelle (Kyle) Curtis; uncle of Christian, Konstanza, Ben and Noah; Papa Tony to Eric, Brandon, Adrianna, Jaeda, Joshua, B.J., Jordan and Makayla.

Tony served his country for 10 years in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Cape Cod. He worked at Harley for most of his career. Tony had a love of classic cars and spent many weekends with longtime friend Eugene Kittredge looking for car parts for his 1933 coupe up in Iola and Jefferson.

The family wishes to give a special thanks to Angels-Grace Hospice for the compassionate care given to Tony.

In lieu of flowers, memorial to AngelsGrace Hospice are appreciated.

A visitation will be held today, September 24, from 5:00 PM until the time of a service at 7:00 PM at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Interment will be at Highland Memorial Park in New Berlin.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home of Waukesha is serving the family. For more information, call 262-827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences. To receive this obit/directions, text 1421567 to 414-301-6422.