Antonio Gaconi, 94, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Tidewell Hospice House in Port Charlotte.
Antonio was born July 27, 1927 in Newark, New Jersey to the late Salvatore and Francesca Gaconi. He was a retired building contactor in New Jersey and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He was of the Catholic faith. Antonio and family moved to Port Charlotte in 1972 from New Jersey,
Survived by his loving famiy, his wife of 70 years, Katherine T. Gaconi; a daughter, Linda Chelberg Burke; sons, John (Maryann) Gaconi and Tony Gaconi; sisters, Mary Caruso and Josephine Esposito; 5 grandchildren, John Gaconi, Jr., Gina (Blake) Walker, Antonio Lawrence Gaconi and Katie Gaconi; 3 great grandchildren, Baley Gaconi, Braxton Gaconi, A.J. Gaconi and step-great grandson, Channing Walker.
Memorial services and interment will be held at a later date by the family.
Memorial contributions in Antonio’s name may be made to Tidewell Hospice, Inc. www.tidewellhospice.org
Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.