Mr. Anthony 'Tony' Pizzitola Jr.

Mr. Anthony “Tony” Pizzitola Jr., age 77, of Senoia, GA, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at his residence.

He was born in New Orleans, LA, to the late Anthony Pizzitola Sr. and Olive Simmons Pizzitola. He was also preceded in death by daughter Dawne Pizzitola Conkle and son-in-law Herbert Sires III.

He has been a resident of Coweta County for the past 33 years. He served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army after graduating from Loyola University of New Orleans ROTC. He retired from Delta Airlines and was a member of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, member of the Knights of Columbus council 16862, Assembly 13199, charter, founding member and Past Grand Knight of Council 12321.

Mr. Pizzitola is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Gayle Creger Pizzitola of Senoia; daughters, Andre P. Sires of Kiln, MS, and Toni P. and husband John Scott of Tucker, GA; son, Michael Anthony Pizzitola of Senoia, GA; grandchildren, Amanda S. and husband Thomas Carver of Kiln, MS, Morgan C. and husband Shane Kearley of Mobile, AL, Nicholas Sires and Aimee Sires of Kiln, MS, Judson Conkle of Griffin, GA, Rachel Scott, Carter Scott of Tucker, GA, Anthony J. Ladner, Houston, TX; great-grandchildren, Truman and Abigail Carver and Kadance Kearley.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckoon.com .

A memorial mass will be held Friday, May 10 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church with Father Dan Fleming officiating. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, 3 Village Lane Newnan, GA 30265.

McKoon Funeral Home and Crematory, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA 30263; 770-253-4580


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