Wednesday, July 23, 2014 03:24am
North Adams, MA now: 66 °   
Send news, tips, press releases and questions to info@iBerkshires.com
The Berkshires online guide to events, news and Berkshire County community information.
SIGN IN | REGISTER NOW   

Search By Name or Keyword:
Printer Friendly Version
   Send to a friend
Betty J. Antonio, 73

July 11, 2014

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Betty Josephine Antonio, 73, of 193 Church St. died July 11, 2014, in Houston, Texas.

Born in Phoenix, Ariz., on March 7, 1941, she was the daughter of Wiletto and Alice Gorman Antonio.

Ms. Antonio was an accomplished painter and art instructor, with an international career that spanned more than 50 years. In recent years, she taught painting at the Mary Spitzer Center.

She was a devoted mother and grandmother.

She leaves two daughters, Catarina Tolar of North Adams and Cynthia Tolar of Houston; two sons, Robert Tolar of North Adams and Jon Tolar of Llano, Texas; two brothers, Norman Antonio and Gerard Rothes; eight grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

FUNERAL NOTICE — A funeral to celebrate the life of Ms. Antonio will take place on Thursday, July 17, at 11 from St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church.

Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.


Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
Kat and family; I am very sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a wonderful painter. I am very lucky to have several of the Southwestern Scenes your mother painted hung around my house. She even painted a Harley motorcycle my nephew owns from a picture I took. Again I am very sorry for your loss. The world has lost a first class painter but she will be remembered in her paintings.
from: David Hortonon: 07-18-2014

 
View All
Pittsfield Polish Picnic
Crowds lined up for golabki and kapusta at the annual...
Second Grader Emergency Drill
The North Adams 21st Century Community Learning Center...
Gather-in Festival 2014
The 42nd annual Gather-In festival was held at Pitt Park in...
BFAIR Mini-Golf Fundraiser
Berkshire Family and Individual Resources held its annual...
Lanesborough Seeds of Harmony...
Bradly Farm in...
Hinsdale Block Party
The Hinsdale Fire Department hosted its annual block party...
Arrowhead Country Craft Fair
Arrowhead, Herman Melville's home in Pittsfield, is hosting...
Pittsfield 3rd Thursday July...
Shakespeare was the theme for this month's 3rd Thursday...
State Little League:...
Pittsfield South defeats Holden, 3-2, in the state...
Live On The Lake Concert
Greylock Band played at Burbank Park on Onota Lake in...
Summer Softball: Force vs....
Berkshire Force beat the Adams Thunder 27-7 at Russell...
Little League: Pittsfield N...
Saturday semi-final between Pittsfield North and Pittsfield...
The Pittsfield Suns
The Pittsfield Suns defeated the Seascoast Mavericks...
Babe Ruth Tourney: Pittsfield...
Pittsield scored nine runs in the first inning and beat...
BYP Networking at Ramblewild
The Berkshire Young Professionals were up in the air on...
Pittsfield South vs North...
Andrew Watkins hit a three-run home run and a double and...
Pittsfield Polish Picnic
Crowds lined up for golabki and kapusta at the annual...
Second Grader Emergency Drill
The North Adams 21st Century Community Learning Center...
Gather-in Festival 2014
The 42nd annual Gather-In festival was held at Pitt Park in...
BFAIR Mini-Golf Fundraiser
Berkshire Family and Individual Resources held its annual...
Lanesborough Seeds of Harmony...
Bradly Farm in...
| Home | A & E | Business | Community News | Dining | Real Estate | Schools | Sports & Outdoors | Berkshires Weather | Weddings
Advertise | Recommend This Page | Help Contact Us | Privacy Policy| User Agreement
iBerkshires.com is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2000 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved