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Anthony Tartaglio, 87, passed away in Phoenix on March 15. Tony was born Nov. 3, 1925 in Canton, Ohio, to Michael and Antoinette Tartaglio.

In 1944, he married Dorothy Rennie and together they raised six children in Massillon. In 1993 he and Dorothy moved to Phoenix.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of Phoenix and his six children, sons, Edward R. (Duke) Tartaglio of Mexico, and Michael Tartaglio of Phoenix; daughters, Nancy Sabin of Phoenix, Toni Anne Day of Canton, Michelle Goodson of Phoenix, and Adele Fricker of Massillon.

A memorial service took place March 20 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 3550 E. Knox Road.

Burial with military honors will take place in April at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the American Diabetes Foundation, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.

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