Anthony “Tony” Lee Walford, 57, of Alton, passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at his home.
He was born Oct. 11, 1958, in Alton, the son of Lee Roy and Rose Walford.
Tony enjoyed fishing and watching old shows on television. He loved cooking and especially eating. He excelled at playing any kind of game. Karaoke was one of his favorite pastimes. Tony will be remembered as a happy, positive person who was very loving.
He is survived by three sisters, Cindy Walford of Arizona (formerly of Alton), Rose Shaw Harrison of Oregon, and Shree Walford; a niece, Raevin Walford of Arizona; many cousins, including his close cousin and her husband, Linda and John Welte of Alton.
Visitation will be held 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, in the Banquet Room of Hill Crest Apartments, 1710 Muny Vista Drive in Alton, with a Celebration of Life service being held at 6 p.m.
Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton is in charge of arrangements.