Anthony "Tony" Arebalo, 85, of Phoenixville, PA, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 at home surrounded by his family.
Born March 2, 1936 in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Aniceto & Mary (Little) Arebalo.
Tony has long since been retired. A lover of music, he also enjoyed spending time outside and reading a good book. He could be found playing the ponies but most of all enjoyed spending time with his family. He will always be remembered as a loving father, husband, son, brother, uncle, companion, and friend.
Tony is survived by his daughter, Laura Arebalo-Abarca; his grandchildren, Michael Abarca, Jesse Abarca, Angelina Messina, and Alfonso Messina; his nephew, Peter Arebalo (Pat) and their family. In addition to his parents, Tony was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Arebalo; his daughter, Toniann Messina; his grandson, Anthony Steinberg; and his brothers, Peter Arebalo and Joe Arebalo.
The family respectfully requests that those desiring to do so may make a memorial contribution in Tony's name to the American Cancer Society ( www.cancer.org ); St. Jude Children's Research Hospital ( www.stjude.org ); or the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (https:// supporting.afsp.org/ ). Any donations would be deeply appreciated by his family.