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Dove-Witt Family Mortuary

6630 S. US Hwy 85/87, Fountain, CO

OBITUARY

Anthony "Tony" Maurello

September 24, 1963June 18, 2020

Anthony “Tony” Maurello, beloved husband, father, uncle and brother, passed away peacefully on June 18, 2020, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was born in Sciacca, Sicily on September 24, 1963 and moved to the United States in 1966. He was the youngest of six children born to the late Giuseppe Maurello and Vita Giarratano.

Anthony graduated from Pueblo, Colorado’s Central High School in 1982. Following graduation, he worked for Standard Auto Parts for a decade. In 1993, he began his career as a letter carrier with the United States Postal Service in New York City, eventually transferring to Colorado Springs. After delivering letters, packages, and conversation to the community for 26 years, he retired in 2019. In total, he worked diligently to provide for his wife and 5 children for 40 years.

He loved to travel and would often bring his family on trips across the country to see new states, sites, and amusement parks (he was especially fond of rollercoasters and other high-thrill rides). He also enjoyed visiting his hometown of Lucca Sicula, Sicily to catch up with friends and family.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory; devoted wife, Antonina Maurello; loving children, Vita (Maurello) Prentiss, Marianna Maurello, Cassandra Maurello, Giuseppe Maurello, Russell Maurello, sons-in-law Jason and Colin, as well as a host of wonderful family members and friends.

Services will take place July 2nd, at 11:00 am, at St. Dominic Catholic Church (5354 US-85, Colorado Springs, CO 80911) Masks will be required.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family or sent to 4237 Gunbarrel Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80925.

  • FAMILY

  • Giuseppe Maurello, Father
  • Vita Giarratano, Mother
  • Antonina Maurello, Wife
  • Vita (Maurello) Prentiss, Daughter
  • Marianna Maurello, Daughter
  • Cassandra Maurello, Daughter
  • Giuseppe Maurello, Son
  • Russell Maurello, Son
  • Jason, Son in-law
  • Colin, Son in-law
  • DONATIONS

  • Maurello Family

Services

  • Mass of the Christian Burial

    Thursday, July 2, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, July 2, 2020

Memories

Anthony "Tony" Maurello

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Rick & Linda Vincent

July 2, 2020

Our most sincere condolences to the Maurello family. Rick and I both worked with Tony at the North End Post Office since 1995.
He was such a sweet man, loving father to his children & wonderful husband to his wife. He was a very hard worker, insuring to provide well for his family. I (Linda) & my son Tyler took some cooking classes with his wife Nina.... wonderful time, which led to his family to catering our son Tyler’s wedding❤️ Something that our family and friends talk about to this day, 15 years later, the most delicious food ever.
Tony, you are missed by all. Much love to you and your family....

The Vincent’s

Maria Zakrezewski

July 2, 2020

Dear Tony,
I will miss all the times we attended the NALC State & National Conventions. Always enjoyed your company. I am so glad that God let our paths crossed. You will be greatly missed.
All my love to Nina and the family.

Maria Zakrzewski

Alex & Darwyna Lebron

July 1, 2020

Rest In Peace my friend “Mr. Tony “🕊❤️🕊❤️🕊
You will be sorely missed on earth, but forever present with the Lord. My condolences to the family, friends and loved ones.
Until we meet again.....


Rosa Maurello in Hattenrath

July 1, 2020

Dear Tony, love and miss you so much now I have nobody to talk with so answer the phone when I call you up in heaven. You will be missed by me and Andy and my son's Robert, Billy, and Joe we love you so much your sister Rosa.

Paul Nelson

June 30, 2020

My name is Paul P. Nelson. I worked with Tony for 23 years at the Northend Station. My birthday is March 4th and every March Tony will say "THAT'S MY FATHER -IN-LAW BIRTHDAY' and we will just make a laugh noise. Also when the children was little. I would dance with them at the union Christmas party. I will miss you my friend and the way you talked in your Italy language. Say hello to Jesus Christ and my parents and brothers and sister and my nephew for me. Until we meet again. Much Love Brother Tony.

Delphi Rush

June 25, 2020

Will always remember Tony and what a wonderful little boy he was. He always came over on Sunday to eat a few Meatballs. Sometimes we met at Bollingers. Can’t believe he is gone. I did speak to him about a week ago. He wanted My son George and I to keep an eye on his brother Vito. Little did I know that this would be the last time I would talk to him. Good bye Tony. Will make you meatballs & Raviolis if I make it to heaven. ❤️ you forever. Say hi to my Mom & Dad. Delphi 🤗😘

Anna Giulitto (Maurello)

June 24, 2020

Tony,
I remember the day our mother brought you home from Sciacca. You were so small, so fragile, like a beautiful, little doll. I remember how I carried you in my arms and how people thought you were mine. One of my fondest memories of you, was on the day of my wedding 50 years ago. You were my ring bearer. You were so handsome and proud dressed in your suit. You will always be my little brother and I will never stop loving you. Now, God has decided to have you in heaven with our Mom and Dad, grandpa Joe and grandma Rosa and our oldest brother Giovanni. Give all of them hugs. I will miss you and you will always be in my heart.
Love and Miss you Tony
Your sister Anna
brother in law Joe and all your nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews

Vito Maurello

June 24, 2020

To the family :May love , peace, joy, and strength come your way during this time of bereavement.
Youngest brother : You flit through this life much too fast. You will be missed.
Your Brother Vito

Cassandra Maurello

June 24, 2020

Farja,
You will be dearly missed, but your memory will live on in mom and us children. Please give my grandparents and Uncle John a hug and kiss for me up in heaven. I will always love you and share my crooked little smile with the world. Rest in Peace Dad.

Love forever and always,
Cassandra Maurello (#3)

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