Anthony T. “Tony” Gammiere, 90, Syracuse, passed away at 9:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at his home. He was born May 19, 1929, in Cleveland, Ohio to Peter and Alverda (Marks) Gammiere.
He grew up in Cleveland, graduated in 1947 from Collinwood High School in Cleveland, Ohio, and was a Unites States Air Force veteran. He was married on June 8, 1968, in Cleveland, Ohio to Patricia M. “Patty” Walker who survives and moved to the Syracuse area in 1973. He formerly worked at Weatherhead Corp. in Cleveland and Syracuse and then retired in 1993 from Dana Corp in Syracuse as a manufacturing engineer manager.
He is survived by his wife, Patty Gammiere, Syracuse; two daughters: Antioinette Markouc, Mentor; Renee Gammiere, Benton Harbor, Mich.; son, Peter Gammiere, Cleveland; ten grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren; brother, Thomas (Rachel) Gammiere, Cleveland.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Blanche Vecchio.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. SR 15, Warsaw. No public services will be held. Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, is in charge of arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to Heartland Hospice, 1315 Director Row, Fort Wayne, IN 46808. To send condolences to the family in memory of Anthony Gammiere, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com