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Anthony Robert Tortoriello

March 26, 1925 ~ March 8, 2019 (age 93)

Anthony Robert Tortoriello, 93, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019.

Born in Chicago, IL, he was a son of the late William and Johannah Baraglia Tortoriello.

Mr. Tortoriello served in the United States Army during World War II under General Patton during the Battle of the Bulge. He was awarded three Purple Hearts, two Marksmanship Awards, and the Silver Star for valor in combat.

He is survived by two daughters, Lisa Glass and husband, Tyson, of Simpsonville, and Julie Tortoriello of Greenville; a son, Jon Tortoriello of Phoenix, AZ; and nine grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his older brother, William Tortoriello.

A graveside service will be held Friday, March 15, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the M.J. “Dolly” Cooper Veterans Cemetery.

To honor our defenders, veterans, first responders, and their families, memorials may be made to the Gary Sinise Foundation, by mail: P.O. Box 368, Woodland Hills, CA 91365; or by clicking the link below.

Donations may be made to:

Gary Sinise Foundation
PO Box 368, Woodland Hills CA 91365

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