April 28, 1928 - November 21, 2013
Tony Argento was born in San Pedro, CA on April 28, 1928 to John and Connie Argento and passed away peacefully on November 21, 2013. He was preceded in death by his Wife Kay and is survived by his sister Agnes Leonardo of San Pedro, CA as well as seven nephews, two nieces and one step son.
Tony was a retired Marine Clerk and proud member of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union local 63. His hobbies included working out at the gym, woodworking and building and flying model airplanes. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was stationed in Hawaii. He was a graduate of San Pedro High School and studied ship building before joining the armed forces. He retired and moved to Bend in 1992 and was an avid skier until the age of 82.
Tony will be remembered by his family and friends as a kind and true gentleman who always put others before himself and would go out of his way to help someone who needed him.
A gathering of family and friends will celebrate his life on Feb. 22, 2014 at the River Canyon Estates Clubhouse 19535 Hollygrape St, Bend, OR at 11:00 AM.