Fort Mill Times

June 10, 2009

Lyons, Anthony G. "Tony" Jr., 45, of Tega Cay, died suddenly of a heart attack Tuesday, June 2, 2009.

A memorial service was held June 6 at the Cesarz, Charapata and Zinnecker Funeral Home in Waukesha, Wisc. The Rev. James Holmberg officiated.

Tony was ready to graduate with a degree in Culinary Technology from Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte. Tony and his family were in the process of relocating back to their home area in Waukesha County and he was working as a chef at Aliota's Golden Anchor in Pewaukee, Wisc. He was a fun-loving, generous man who had a passion for his work as a chef, and the Green Bay Packers.

Tony will be dearly missed by his wife of 14 years, Karla Raye Cuculi; sons, Anthony G. Lyons III and Keenan Patrick Lyons Cuculi; daughter, Kylie Raye Lyons Cuculi; sisters, Patti (Bob) Pronold, Tammy (John) Lach and Daniel Lyons; father and mother-in-law, Dale and Maxine Cuculi; sisters-in-law, Kim (Steve) Cuculi, Kori (Tony) Collins and Kendra (Greg) Maniaci and nieces and nephews, Shawn and Nicholas Pronold, Amanda Lach, Katy Coleman, Anastassia Lach, Brittany Coleman, Taylor and Joey Maniaci and Mikel Collins.

Tony is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Sherry Coleman.

Memorials in Tony's name may be directed to the family for the children's college fund or to the American Heart Association, 660 East Mason Street Suite 200, Milwaukee, WI 53202 ( For more information, call 262-542-6609. To leave a condolence, go to

The Cesarz, Charapata and Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-planning Services was in charge of the arrangements.

Howard Gill

Mr. David Howard Gill, 88, of Fort Mill died Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C.

The funeral was held June 6 at Wolfe Funeral Home with the Revs. Jeff Bedwell and Bob Porterfield officiating. Burial followed at Grandview Memorial Park in Rock Hill.

Steven Hammond

Mr. Steven Lawrence Hammond, 59, of Fort Mill, died Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at his home.

The funeral was held June 7 at Flint Hill Baptist Church. Burial followed at the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Flint Hill Baptist Church, 269 Flint Hill Road, Fort Mill, SC 29715.

Wolfe Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Janny Vennekamp

Mr. Janny Vennekamp, 53, of Lee Street, Fort Mill, died Sunday, May 31, 2009, at his home.

Surviving are his wife, Vickey Price Vennekamp of Fort Mill; a son, Nathan Kyle Vennekamp of Charlotte; a stepson, Jeff Williams of Fort Mill; a stepdaughter, Christie Williams of Fort Mill; a brother, sister and two nephews.

Fort Mill Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Frankie Munn

Mr. Franklin "Frankie" Dale Munn Sr., of Rock Hill, died Friday, May 29, 2009, at his home.

Funeral services were held May 3 at Riverview Presbyterian Church.

Condolences can be left for the family at www.fortmill