(November 25, 1925 - January 12, 2000)
Oneida Daily Dispatch
Friday, Jan. 14, 2000
MUNNSVILLE - Anthony Rizzo, 74, of West Road, died late Wednesday evening
Jan. 12, 2000, at the Oneida Healthcare Center, following a long illness.
Mr. Rizzo was born on Nov. 25, 1925, in Oneida, the son ofVito and Mary
He was a graduate of Oneida High School. During the years of 1942 to 1945 Mr.
Rizzo served with the U.S. Marine Corps during War II. He served with the
4th Marine Division during the battles of Tinian, lwo Jima, and Saipan.
Mr. Rizzo was employed with the City of Oneida for 20 years as a maintenance
supervisor with the Oneida City Parks and Recreation Department until his
retirement in 1990.
He was of the Catholic faith and a member of St. Joseph's Church of Oneida.
Mr. Rizzo was a member of the American Legion Post No. 169 of Oneida and the
Surviving are his Fiancee, Marion Jacobs of MunnsviUe; one son, Michael
Anthony Rizzo of Sherrill; one daughter and son-in-law, Tanya and William
Blizzard of Kingston, Pa.; two sisters, Lucia "Betty" Rizzo of Oneida and
Mary Rogers of Detroit; three brothers, Vito Rizzo of Rome, James Rizzo of
Victorville, Calif, and Philip Rizzo of Oneida; five grandchildren; and
several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2000 01:21 PM
Madison Co. Families