Anthony Wayne “Tony” Rawlings

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Anthony Wayne “Tony” Rawlings was born April 23, 1966 to Frances Becks at Mt. Sanai hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.

Tony was born an only child and was affectionately known as Tony. He was always ready to dance and was the life of the party.

Tony graduated from Linden McKinley High School in 1984. Tony was employed by the State of Ohio and loved his job. Tony was known to be generous, kind, and very funny.

Tony is preceded in death by his mother, Frances Becks; maternal grandparents, William and Evelyn Rawlings.

Tony is survived by aunts, Ellen (Fred) Price, and Phyllis Rawlings; uncle, William Rawlings; and host of cousins, family and friends.

Private Visitation 1:00 PM and Private Funeral Service 2:00 PM Friday, January 22, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH 2500 Cleveland Ave. Interment at Evergreen Burial Park.

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  1. I ❤️ you more than words can ever express we were born on the same day and year so so many memories it would take a book to tell our stories and the times we had together baby I’m going to for the the family you have my sincere condolence and may God have you all wrap in his arms with peace and comfort

  2. To my Cleveland and Columbus Ohio family,
    Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.
    RIH cousin Tony

  3. Jacqueline M Rawlings

    My 1st best friend I’m going to miss you like crazy. I’m sitting here with a heavy heart but I feel better knowing you aren’t suffering. Forever in my heart I love you Tony.

  4. Ranita (Brown) Eliis

    Rest in peace Tony, great and funny guy, could always brighten up a day! Condolences and prayers to the family.

  5. I first met Tony back in the 90’s at Columbus State.After talking for awhile,I realized we had someone in common, my mother.My mother was his Algebra teacher at Linden. We are saddened to hear of his passing.God bless you Tony..God Bless the Rawlings family ,his friends,the funeral home and all the healthcare workers who took care of him. Kris Smart,Lenore Smart,Christopher Harp

  6. Thomas Williams

    To my cousin Tony. I hope you can now rest and find peace. You had a loving and caring heart. You will stay in our hearts forever.

    Rest in peace cuz. My prayers are with my Columbus family.

  7. Kenneth Price, SR

    RIP Tony we know you are in God’s hand. We love you Rawlings family your Price Family. Kenneth, Linda and Buddy Price

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