Passed away unexpectedly at home on September 10, 2013 at 67 years of age. Beloved husband of Julie (nee Plante) with whom he celebrated 24 years of marriage and the late Beth (nee Andrews-1986). Treasured and loving father of Lisa Unholzer, David & wife Julie Unholzer and Jamie & Paula Renaud. Dear papa of Mitchell, Brandon, Devin, Grace, Ethan, Erika, and Ember. Son of the late Martin & Annie Unholzer. Loved brother of Joe (Nancy), Willy (Beverly), Raymond (MaryAnn), Michael (Debbie), Mary Jane Prantera (Joe), Marty (Janet), Theresa Gates (Late-George), Larry (Jeannine), and the late Jim & John (Margaret). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Tony was a longtime dairy farmer in Essex County. Past president of Gencor, Essex County Milk Committee, Holstein Club, Director with ECFA. He was also a member of the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Essex as well as the Knights of Columbus # 3305 Essex. Tony was an active volunteer with the St. Vincent de Paul and the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Tony is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North Essex, on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m.  K of C # 3305 Prayers Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Parish and St. Vincent de Paul Prayers Friday at 7:30 p.m. On Saturday, friends are invited to meet the family after 9:30 a.m. at Holy Name of Jesus Church (146 Talbot St. S, Essex) followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at St. John the Evangelist Cemetery, Woodslee. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation & Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Foundation. You may send your condolences on Tony’s Life Tribute Wall at

F.I.P Papa

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