Anthony ‘Tony’ Joseph Edwards

Mr. Edwards

Mr. Anthony “Tony” Joseph Edwards, age 48, of Gloversville, passed away after a brief illness Friday, December 28, 2018, at Albany Medical Center.

He was born July 29, 1970, in Gloversville, the son of Nancy Javarone. He was employed as a light equipment operator by the Gloversville Department of Public Works. Anthony was a devoted father, son, brother, fiance and friend. Anthony was an avid fan of the band Metallica and of the Dallas Cowboys football team. He earned his Brown Belt in Karate, played football for the Colonials, coached Little Huskie Football and was a member of the one and only undefeated season for the Gloversville Huskies High School Football team.

Anthony is survived by his two sons, Terry and Ethan Edwards; his mother, Nancy Javarone; his loving and devoted fiance, Pamela J. Curtis and her two daughters, Miranda and Brianna; a sister, Gina DiTata (Angelo); a nephew, Joshua Hamel; his aunt, Sandra Javarone (Pam); and loyal companion, Zander; along with several extended family members.

Anthony was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Mario and Anna Javarone; along with an uncle, Mario A. Javarone.

The family will receive relatives and friends from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville. A funeral service will take place at noon following the visitation.

Interment will take place at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville, immediately following services at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers the American Red Cross in Anthony’s name.

Arrangements are entrusted to Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.brbsfuneral.com.