Anthony J. Clemente, age 25, of Erie passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. He was born October 15, 1993 in Erie the son of James E. Clemente and the late Debra Witosky Clemente.
Anthony was a fighter, he survived leukemia as an infant and battled Nero Fibromatosis his whole life. He was happiest when he was making others laugh. He was a warrior to the end and will be greatly missed. An avid video gamer, he enjoyed playing the Legend of Zelda and watching Japanese Anime.
Besides his mother who died last year, Anthony was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Gene (Jiggs) Clemente and his maternal grandparents, James Witosky and Shirley Komar.
Anthony is survived by his father James E. Clemente, a half- sister, Carinne Knight of Santa Cruz, CA and his paternal grandmother, Eilene Clemente.
Friends are invited to call at the Quinn Funeral Home, West 9th & Liberty St. on Friday from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM and are invited to attend a Funeral Mass Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 11:00 AM in St. Paul’s RC Church. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House, 3925 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19104.