NEW BEDFORD: Anthony J. Baliko, 77, passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021, after a period of declining health. He was the husband of 58 years to Barbara A. Baliko.
He was born in Brooklyn NY, to the late Anthony Baliko and Gladys Baliko. He was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the United States Air Force. Formerly employed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Highway Department as a Civil Engineer until his retirement.
He is survived by his wife of New Bedford, a son Anthony J. Baliko III, and his wife Patricia Baliko of Berkley. He was a grandfather to Derek Baliko, Brandon Baliko, Tiffany D'Antonio and Chelsea Burr, a great-grandfather to Anthony Baliko and Theodore D'Antonio. Also survived by two sisters Cynthia Brust and her late husband Edward Brust of Little Neck, NY, and Sonia Sheppard and her husband Scott Sheppard of Lindenhurst, NY, and a niece Stephanie Schwab and her husband Brian Schwab and a nephew Edward Brust.
Visiting hours will be Wednesday morning, May 5, 2021 from 9:30 to 11:30 AM at the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford. Funeral Services at 11:30 AM at the funeral home. Cremation will follow.
Please be advised that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there are strict guidelines that must be adhered to for the safety of everyone. You must wear a face covering to be allowed to entry to the services. Guests will be permitted to pay their respects and depart to allow the next guest to enter. Capacity at the funeral home will be limited so there could be wait times outside the funeral home.
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