In loving memory of

Mario Lucian Anthony
May 14, 1965 - June 15, 2021

Mario Lucian Anthony, age 56 of Des Moines, Iowa, left this life on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 of a sudden heart attack. He was our son, brother, uncle and father and friend.
Mario was born on his mother's birthday, May 14, 1965 in Heidelberg, Germany to Jack Edward Anthony and Lorraine Myrtle Smith Anthony. He was the youngest in the family and everyone loved his dark hair, the sparkle in his eyes and his happy smile. His brothers especially enjoyed teasing and wrestling, as brothers do. He worked in the construction industry as a framer and an expert drywaller. There were several supervisors that praised his work and expertise.
He is survived by his father, Jack E. Anthony, brothers, Cinema l. Greenberg, Mark H. Anthony, and Leonard (Bart). Anthony. He is also survived by 3 children, Nittiya (Anthony) Hartman of Havre de Grace, MD, Krystina (Anthony) Newman of Roanoke, VA, Matthew Mario Anthony of Lakeland, FL. Preceded in death by his mother, and son Justin Clinton Anthony.
Interment will take place beside his mother in Orem, Utah at the Orem City Cemetery.

Tributes

Jeffrey Danielson wrote on Jun 21, 2021:

"To my lookalike, thanks for all the fun my bro"

Kimberly Morrow wrote on Jun 19, 2021:

"You were one of the realest, honest, loving people I\'ve ever met. I\'m so blessed to have known you and got to spend the last of your days by your side. We love you and miss you Mario. Love kimmie and Chuck (Dennis)"