Tony Fico, 79, passed away on November 26, 2018. He was born on December 19, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, son of the late Teresa and Sam Fico.
Tony grew up in Brooklyn, living in various portions of New York, the Carolinas, Ohio, Florida, and Georgia. He earned an advanced degree in sarcasm.
He enjoyed reading, eating pasta, spending time with his family, and doing nothing. Friends and family enjoyed his constant wit and sarcasm.
Those that will miss his presence in their lives the most are his wife of 39 years, Mary Sirianni Fico, his daughter Lorraine, husband Bob, and their children Maria and Nick, daughter Teresa and husband Mike, and brother Louis and wife Fran.
The family will receive friends Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Ingram Funeral Home in downtown Cumming, Georgia. A Mass celebrating his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 30, 2018, at Church of the Good Shepherd in Cumming with a lunch immediately following at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation to the Tony Fico Memorial Fund, to honor Tony’s love of reading, all gifts to the Fund will be given to the Forysth County Public Library System. Donations can be made at www.ngcf.org/donate or by mailing checks, made to the Forsyth County Community Foundation, at 615F Oak Street, Suite 1330, Gainesville, Georgia, 30501.
Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming is in charge of arrangements.