Antonio OrtizAugust 4th, 2020
Antonio Ortiz “Papa Tony”, of Northeast Philadelphia, born in Puerto Rico, born on March 27th, 1943 and passed away August 3rd, 2020 at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Migdalia Bratchi. Loving father of Maria Ortiz, Manuel Santiago, Teresita Visalli and his long lost daughter, Migdalia. He will be missed by his devoted grandchildren, Sasha, Glaze, Amanda, Ashley, Yaliela, Manuel, Dailene, Ismael, Julianna, Santino, Julian, Olivia, Adonis, Eddie, Natasha Jerry, Hope and Delaila. Great-grandfather of 5. Brother of Andre, Juana, Luzmaria, Manuela, Antonia, Mingo and Gladys. He is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews. Papa Tony was truly a happy guy and joyful to be around. He was a model figure to everyone that he met. Papa was an animal and nature lover. He enjoyed the lottery and his cup of coffee in the morning. He was very dedicated to his grandchildren and he will be truly missed by them. We will miss you Papa Tony “crazy people.” Due to the current health crisis, a private viewing and prayer service for Tony will be held by his close family and friends.