Anthony E. Tucker

Anthony E. Tucker
of Shirley; 72

SHIRLEY -- Anthony E. Tucker, 72, of Walker Road, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Health Alliance - Leominster Hospital.

Mr. Tucker was born in Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee, January 10, 1942, a son of Herbert L. and Matilda C. (Blade) Tucker Sr. and has resided in Shirley for over 40 years.

He leaves his wife of 52 years, Hazel I. (Fisher) Tucker; three daughters, Lisa A. Roche of Leominster, Laurie L. Theroux of Peterborough, NH, Lee-Ann Tucker of Monson; a brother, Carter J. Tucker of Ohio; two sisters, Betty M. Delgado of Ohio, Patricia A. Howard of Arizona; four grandchildren, Cheryl E. Bolton, Jessica L. Tucker, Michael Ernst Jr, Brittney Martin; three great- grandchildren, Cadence E. Pinchott, Jaiden L. Lytwyn and Bella R. Bolton.

He was predeceased by his son, Anthony E. Tucker Jr. of Shirley in 1992. He was the brother of the late Zollen L. Tucker of Arkansas and Herbert L. Tucker, Jr. of Ohio.

For over 20 years, Mr. Tucker worked as a Millwright at General Motors Corporation in Framingham, retiring in 1992. After retiring, he was also a partner with his brother-in-law Edward Fisher in Mechanic Street Auto Restoration in Bellingham.

An antique car and truck enthusiast, Mr. Tucker had restored over fifty vehicles through the years. He also enjoyed fishing, spending time outdoors and with his pet cats and especially with his grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

TUCKER -- Funeral services will be held 10 Am Monday, June 23rd at the T.J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, 25 Fitchburg Road (Rte 2A), Ayer. Please see for additional information.

Burial will be in Village Cemetery, Shirley.

Calling hours are 3-5 Sunday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the , 41 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.

Funeral Home

T J Anderson & Son Funeral Home
25 Fitchburg Rd Ayer, MA 01432
(978) 772-2355

Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on June 21, 2014