Anthony A. “Tony” Pancho, 47, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Tony was born in Yorktown to his parents, Antonio and Glenda “Susie” Pancho. He graduated from Bayside High and received an Associate Degree in Business from TCC. Throughout his life, he worked for Bennett Paint and was currently employed as a technical support technician with Cobham Satcom. He married Laura Gatica of Tarapoto, Peru, in July 1997. The Pancho’s resided in Norfolk.
Tony will be missed dearly by his loving wife, Laura; father, Antonio “Pancho”; brothers, Ben and Carlito, both of Virginia Beach; and sister and brother-in-law, Deanna and Terrance Chambers of Virginia Beach. Also left to cherish his memory are his beloved nieces and nephews, Benjamin “Benji” Pancho, Betty Sue Pancho, Izaiah Rivera, Jeremiah Rivera and Kailey Rivera, all of Virginia Beach. They all loved him dearly. He was preceded in death by his mother, Glenda “Susie” Pancho.
Tony was a very special person to Laura. He was her husband, confidant and best friend. They cherished every minute they spent together. She will miss him, hold him in her heart and love him forever.
The family will be receive friends from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Sunday, March 17, for visitation at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home. A celebration of life service will follow at noon.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the family are welcomed and appreciated.
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