Age 84, of Sebring, FL, formerly of Lansing, MI, passed away November 5, 2023, due to complications from a fall. He was born November 26, 1938, in Lansing, MI, to Joseph and Mary (Spagnuolo) Filice.
Anthony was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School and MSU, and he served in the Army National Guard. He worked for General Motors (Oldsmobile) for 39 years, starting on the line, then retiring as a zone manager.
Anthony was preceded in death by his parents, sister Eleanor, and daughter Mary Machelle. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Kay (Becker) Filice; son, Joseph (Ashley) Filice of Orlando, FL; daughter, Collette Filice of Sebring, FL; two precious grandchildren, Anthony Filice II and Mia Machelle Filice of Orlando, FL; brother, Judge Charles (Judy) Filice of Lansing, MI; and many very special and loved nieces and nephews.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 17, 2023, at St. Mary Cathedral, 219 Seymour Ave., Lansing, MI 48933. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Vermontville. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, 325 W. Washtenaw St., Lansing, where the Rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Donations in Anthony’s memory may be made to: FAR Therapeutic Arts and Recreation, 1669 West Maple Rd., Birmingham, MI 48009; www.https://far-therapy.org/.