Anthony R. Tony Lequia, Jr.
1990 - 2013
Anthony R. Tony Lequia, Jr., 23, of Kenosha, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at United Hospital St. Catherines Campus.
A lifelong resident of Kenosha, he was born on Jan. 20, 1990, and was the son of Anthony R. and Lisa (Molinaro) Lequia, Sr.
Tony has worked with Tires Plus as a mechanic and enjoyed working on cars.
He was a member of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Tony liked to fish, snowmobile, and work out. He loved kids, hot pepper gardening and was an avid animal lover.
Tony will be remembered by his parents, Lisa and Anthony Lequia, Sr., his siblings, Joseph (Michelle) Lequia, Jennifer (Jonathon) Meyer, and Brian (fiance;e, Angela Mateo) Lequia; and his future nephew, David Mateo.
He is further survived by his maternal grandmother, Mafalda Molinaro; his paternal grandparents, Richard and Mary Jane Lequia; lifelong best friend, Travis Beckius; and many loving aunts, uncles and extended family members.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Pietro Joe Molinaro.
Funeral Services will begin with prayers on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. from the Piasecki-Althaus Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 2224 45th Street. Interment will follow in St. George Cemetery. A visitation for Tony will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from
5 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Special thanks to the St. Catherines Hospital ER staff, Dr. Concannon, Linda Wohlgemuth and Dr. Joe Garretto for his love and support.
Piasecki-Althaus Funeral Home & Cremation Services
3720 39th Avenue
Kenosha, Wisconsin 53144
Online Condolences at www.piasecki-althaus.com