Anthony D. Sedlacek, 86 of Wilmington Delaware passed away peacefully at home on January 12th, 2018. He was born to Francis and Helen (Cagnini) Sedlacek in the Bronx, New York on December 21, 1931.
Anthony was predeceased by his parents and his brothers and sisters, Dorothy, Francis, Vincent, Marian, Richard, and Joseph. He is survived by his loving wife Maryellen (Mescall) Sedlacek, sisters, Catherine “Kitty” Watson, Helen Mandeville, Madeline “Pudgy” Beasley and brother William “Bill” Sedlacek. He is also survived by his four children, Kathleen Bowden, Daniel (Dee) Sedlacek, Timothy Sedlacek and Molli Sedlacek and 7 grandchildren, Brian and Eric Sedlacek, Kerry Bowden, Kelsey Sedlacek, Anthony and Daniel Dolphin, Abagail Hutchens and his granddog and best friend, “Josie”.
Tony and or Pop-Pop as he was lovingly called enjoyed spending time with family for many years in Indian Acres and on his boat as well as his annual trips to Florida. He loved the game golf and gardening up on his hill. Tony worked for many years as a Computer Operator for General Foods and for the State of Delaware at the Date Processing Center. Tony was a member of the Knights of Columbus and Saint Vincent DePaul Society at his parish, St. John the Beloved. He also coached the parish CYO Basketball team.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday morning at 11 AM at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, where friends may call after 10 AM. Entombment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Wilmington. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sunday Breakfast Mission, 110 Poplar St, Wilmington, DE 19801. Mealeyfuneralhomes.com