Our beloved Husband, Father, Brother, Grandfather and Great Grandfather went to be with the Lord on June 12, 2014. Tony is survived by his wife of 62 years, Mary, daughter Geri (husband Rob Bruce), sons Tony Lemos Jr, Rick Lemos (wife Nancy), Mike Lemos (wife Sherri,) John Lemos (wife Pamela), and daughter Irene Saldana. He has 8 surviving siblings, Albert Lemos, Hope Alvarran, Johnny Lemos, Frankie Lemos, David Lemos, Evelyn Jimenez, Gilbert Lemos, Rosie Brassard and 1 late sister, Patricia Lemos. He had 20 Grandchildren and 33 Great-grandchildren. Tony retired from Riverside Cement Company after 43 years. He was an active member of the American Legion for 42 years at posts 155 and 650. Tony was a World War II veteran for the US Army, 96th Division Unit. He served in combat infantry in Okinawa and Saipan. Tony will be remembered for his love and devotion to his family. He will forever be in our hearts and dearly missed. Visitation will be on Tuesday, June 17 from 4 - 8 PM with rosary at 6 PM at Montecito Chapel in Colton. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, June 18, at 11 AM at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church In Colton with interment following at Montecito Memorial Park.
Published in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on June 17, 2014