LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Anthony "Tony" P. Andriacchi, age 86 former Ishpeming resident, passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at the Creekside Hospice House in Las Vegas.
Anthony was born December 21, 1925 in Ishpeming to the late Peter & Catherine (Donato) Andriacchi. He attended the Ishpeming High School prior to serving his country in the U.S. Army. Tony owned and operated the Venice Supper Club from 1945 until he retired in 1991. Tony was a member of the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Ishpeming and St. Rocco's/ St. Anthony Society. Tony had been living in Las Vegas at his daughter's for the past 6 years.
Tony is survived by his daughter Catherine Andriacchi of Las Vegas, a brother Frank (Lil) Andriacchi of Ishpeming, 3 sisters: Catherine Kent who passed away on April 15, 2013, Theresa (Barry) Reinhardt of Marana, AZ and Mary (John) Scheuer of Arlington Heights, IL, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Tony was preceded in death by his wife Edith and brothers: Bruno and Dominic Andriacchi.
The family will greet relatives and friends from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at St. John Catholic Church. A Memorial Mass in conjunction with his sister Catherine Kent's, who passed following Tony, will then be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday at the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church with the Rev. Fr. Greg Heikkala to officiate. A luncheon will follow in the K-D Hall at the church. Inurnment will take place in the Ishpeming Cemetery.
Tony's obituary may also be viewed at bjork andzhulkie.com where relatives and friends may leave a note of remembrance.