Antonio R. Antunez M.D.(1927-2011)

Antonio R. Antunez M.D., 83, of Gates Mills, passed away Jan. 26, 2011, at Hospice House in Cleveland.
Born March 10, 1927, in Malaga, Spain, he had lived in Cleveland Heights before moving to Gates Mills 35 years ago.
Dr. Antunez was a radiation oncologist for the Cleveland Clinic and later for University Hospitals.
Dr. Antunez was an avid golfer and loved to travel.
Survivors are his son, Juan (Stephanie); grandchildren, Alexis and Spencer; brothers, Paco (Pepita), and Juan Manuel (Angeles); sisters, Dolores and Maria Louisa; and large extended family in Malaga, Spain.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian (nee Orqvist); brother, Ignatius; and brother-in-law, Pepe.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at DiCicco and Sons Funeral Home, 5975 Mayfield Road, Mayfield Heights.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Jan. 31, 2011, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 6850 Mayfield Road, Gates Mills, OH 44040. Private family inurnment will be in Knollwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 E. 185th St., Cleveland, OH 44119.

Funeral Home

DiCicco & Sons Funeral Homes
5975 Mayfield Road Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
(440) 449-1818
Published in News-Herald from Jan. 28 to Jan. 29, 2011