Antonino “Tony” Machi
May 08, 1927 - March 07, 2022
Visitation: Friday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m.; Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry Twp.
Service: Mass of Christian Burial in St. Kilian Church Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Everyone please meet at Church.
Antonino “Tony” Machi of Shaler Township on Monday March 7, 2022. Born on May 8, 1927 in Sant’ Elia, Province of Palermo, Sicily (Italy), son of the late Vito and Antonina Machi. Loving husband of the late Virginia (Bianco) Machi: loving father of Antonette Machi, Vito Machi (Denise), Joseph Machi (Susan), Anthony Machi (Christine): brother of the late Rosa Tarantino, Catherine Alioto, Stefana Tarantino and Antonina Balestreri; Proud Nonno of Nicole Naylor (Nathan), Anthony Vito, Joseph Michael, Lisa, Anthony Santo, Sara, Anthony Michael, Alyssa and Aubree Machi; great grandfather of Bennett and Hudson. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Tony was happiest around his children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and made great friends wherever he went. He co-owned Machi’s Market (along with his late wife Virginia) in Lawrenceville for over 45 years and fed numerous families, with or without them paying. He loved family, friends, bocce and gardening. Outside of his family and friends, his favorite memories involved playing bocce in Bloomfield, winning tournaments, getting standing ovations, and being invited to the Italian Garden Project as a “Gardener of Distinction” in 2015.
Friends received Friday March 11, 2022, 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 at Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry, 2678 Rochester Road, Cranberry Twp., Pa.. (724)772-8800. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Kilian Church Saturday 11:00 AM. Everyone please meet at Church.Send Flowers Shop Gifts Print Obituary Share Obituary