SALEM - Anthony T. DeCrow Jr., 63, died Thursday at his home.
He was born Nov. 16, 1950 in Salem, the son of Libby (DeBacco)?DeCrow and the late Anthony T. DeCrow Sr.
Anthony was a 1968 graduate of West Branch?High School. He graduated with a master's degree from Youngstown State University. He was an entrepreneur of numerous businesses, both domestically and internationally.
Anthony was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and co-founder of the St. Paul School Foundation.
He is survived by his mother, Libby DeCrow, of Salem; a daughter and her fiance, Sara DeCrow and Jay Zerbs, both of Canfield; a son, Anthony T. DeCrow III of Columbus; the mother of his children, Lynn DeCrow of Columbiana; a sister, Loretta (Jack) Connolly of Carlisle, Pa.; two brothers, Steve (Denise)?DeCrow of Marathon, Fla., and Joe (Cindy)?DeCrow of St. Petersburg, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Robert Edwards officiating. The family will receive friends after the mass at the church. Private interment will be at Grandview Cemetery.
In lieu flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul School Foundation or to the St. Paul Church Improvement Fund, 935 E. State St., Salem, OH 44460.
Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial.
Anthony's obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at: www.starkmemorial.com.