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Anthony "Tony" Dobosz

February 18, 1926 ~ June 29, 2019 (age 93)


Anthony Joseph Dobosz, 93, of Glen Ellyn, passed away peacefully at home, with his two sons, Bob and Jim at his side Saturday, June 29, 2019. Tony, had been preceded in death by his beautiful wife Genevieve “Janie” in 2007 and his firstborn son Michael, in 1966.

This wonderful man leaves behind so many that have had the pleasure to have known him in his lifetime: His loving children, Robert (Sally), Margaret (Lester) Brol, Janine (Kelly) Rollins, James (Dana). 9 cherished grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Tony served our country in World War II and continued to show his patriotism and love for his country until the time of his death. Dad was a devout Roman Catholic and firm believer in Our Lord and Savior, attending daily mass at St Petronille for 64 years.

This great man touched the lives of anyone he came in contact with. His positive demeanor and smile gave comfort to all. A devoted family man, loving husband and a friend to all. His example will continue to shine in the lives of those he has touched.

Visitation is Sunday, July 7th from 3-8 PM at Leonard Memorial Funeral Home, 565 Duane St. Glen Ellyn. Funeral Mass, Monday, 10 AM at St. Petronille Church, 420 Glenwood Ave. Glen Ellyn (630-469-0032). Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside, IL.

Memorial gifts in Anthony’s memory can be made to The Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, 1501 Lee Highway, Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22209. Or:

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July 7, 2019

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Leonard Memorial Funeral Home & Cremations
565 Duane Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Funeral Mass
July 8, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Petronille Catholic Church

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