Anthony Michael Vernacchio

  • Born: October 2, 1941
  • Died: November 17, 2017
  • Location: Royersford, Pennsylvania

Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401

Tel. (610) 277-7000

Tribute & Message From The Family


Anthony Michael Vernacchio of Royersford passed away on Friday, November 17, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Anthony was born in Norristown, PA on October 2, 1941 to the late Michael and Josephine Vernacchio (nee Milito).

Anthony was the devoted husband of 55 years to Roseanne (nee Monastero), beloved father to Donna Roberto (David), Michael Vernacchio, Sharon Sheehan (Mike Harney), and Suzanne Wehrli (Marc) and grandfather to 10 grandchildren. Anthony is also survived by his brother, Michael Vernacchio (Carol) and his sister, Theresa Palaia (Joseph) and was a dear friend to many. He will be deeply missed by all.

Anthony exemplified dedication and hard work. He was employed by Genuardi's Super Markets for over 40 years. Upon retirement from Genuardi's, he worked for Tri County Transit until his official retirement in September 2016.

Anthony will be warmly remembered for his kind and generous heart and his selfless ways. He was a devoted Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies fan and enjoyed watching the games with his family. He loved his summer vacations with his family in Sea Isle City and also enjoyed going to the casinos.

Relatives and friends are invited to Anthony's Life Celebration Service on Friday, November 24 from 9:00 to 10:50am followed by his Funeral Mass at St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish of Limerick, 256 Swamp Pike. Interment to follow at Limerick Garden of Memories.

Donations in Anthony's memory can be made to American Heart Association at https://donatenow.heart.org

Services to the family are entrusted to Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Life Celebration Home of East Norriton. To share your fondest memories of Anthony, please visit www.lifecelebration.com . 610-277-7000