Date of Birth: June 13, 1943
Date of Death: May 05, 2023
Tony Medina, age 79, of Peoria, AZ passed away on May 5, 2023. He was currently living in a Memory Center, under the care of Ability Hospice. Tony was an Eagle Scout and was always prepared for all scenarios. He served in the Air Force. After the service, he returned to Morenci, where he became a Machinist for life. Tony was very involved with the Union. After the strike he moved to the Valley with his wife of 43 years. Tony enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was an exceptional fisherman, who always had a story to tell about his adventures. All who know him will miss his storytelling. Tony is survived by his wife Lena of 43 years, 3 children, Stephanie, Jason and Marlo, 2 stepchildren, Johnny and Carol. He has 11 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild. Tony enjoyed his retirement and lived every day to the fullest. He loved being the life of the party. He will be greatly missed.
Funeral Mass will be: June 1, 2023 at 10:30 AM at St. Thomas More Catholic Church 6180 W. Utopia Rd Glendale, AZ 85308 Burial is at 2:00 Pm. National Memorial Cemetery of AZ 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd Phoenix, AZ 85024
In Lieu of Flowers, Donations can be made to: Ability Hospice 6991 E Camelback Rd Suite D-311 Scottsdale AZ, 85251
I am really going to miss you. Your stories are the best, especially the ones that got away.
May you rest in Peace with God.
So sorry for your loss. Tony and I were good friends as both of worked together at two different jobs over a course of 22 years. May peace be with you.
I am so very sorry for your loss Stephanie, Jason and Marlo
Going to miss you at our grandkids and great grandkids birthday’s and other events.
I hear bass fishing is great in heaven.
God Rest Your Soul.
Hector and Brenda Ruedas
Jason, Monica, Adam and Emma, Pops and I are so sorry for your great loss. Dad Tony/Grandpa Tony will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him. He loved his family including Stephanie and her family and Marlo and her family. His random visits were always welcome with the great conversations that took place. Just know he is in a better place with no more suffering and in Gods timing we will all see him again. It is never goodbye, it is we will see you later. God Bless and prayers for you all. Love, Pops Ronnie and Grandma Bernie Munoz.
We are deeply saddened by the news of Tony’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Love, Bernice Leyba & family, Monica Spurlock & family and Nadine Perez & family