Anthony J. Lella July 29, 2022 Anthony J. Lella, 64, of Las Vegas, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2022, after complications from a fall. He graduated from Syracuse City Schools and went on to OCC and later SUNY Buffalo to obtain his Bachelor’s Degree. He was a dedicated employee of the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas for 25 years, retiring in 2020. In his spare time, he was an avid sports fan, his favorite team being the Toronto Blue Jays. His friends in Syracuse will undoubtedly miss his presence. Anthony is predeceased by his father, Leon Lella. He is survived by his mother, Rose Lella Windsor, of Henderson, NV; his sisters, Louise Lella, of Denver, CO and Mary Lee (Todd Pronesti) Lella of Ashland, MA; a cousin, Frank R. Brice, of Syracuse; along with several cousins in Syracuse. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Contributions in Anthony’s name may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105. WORDS OF COMFORT MAY BE EXPRESSED AT TJPFUNERALHOME.COM
Published by Syracuse Post Standard from Aug. 2 to Aug. 7, 2022.