Anthony Rizzuto passed away on June 3, 2018, at the age of 94.
Born in Utah, he was raised in Weed, where he played basketball and baseball in high school.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara (Little) Rizzuto, to whom he was married for 25 years. He is survived by their three daughters, Kathy Newton (and son-in-law Roger Newton), Patricia McCarthy, and Josie Rizzuto-Merrill, as well as grandchildren Ryan Rizzuto (and wife Danielle) and Alyssa Merrill; and great-grandchildren Riley Rizzuto and Wyatt Rizzuto. He was also preceded in death by his second wife, Lois (Kleibe) Rizzuto, after over ten years of marriage.
A member of the Moose Lodge, he was an expert mechanic, who could even diagnose automotive issues over the phone. His loss is deeply felt by his daughters, who describe him as "a great dad, a flirt, and a best friend."
No services are planned at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.