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One of my fave pics of Tony. “Tony - I miss you more every day. Thank you for your friendship and the laughs. Catch you on the flip side.Love, Lisa Hamilton ”
1 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“You will be Dearly Missed. Especially at the Westerville Library. Condolences to his family and westerville Police Department from Teresa and Her...Read More »
2 of 88 | Posted by: Teresa Springer - Westerville, OH

“Tony, you are my good friend and I have no words that can describe how much I will miss you. Your family will always be a part of our family and we...Read More »
3 of 88 | Posted by: Anthony Rudd - Gahanna, OH

“My Husband Kenny & I are lighting this candle for Anthony. He will be sadly missed. ”
4 of 88 | Posted by: Kristin & Kenny Justice - OH

“My husband Kenny and I knew Anthony for many years. We first met Anthony at the Westerville Public Library. We are so sorry to hear about Anthony's...Read More »
5 of 88 | Posted by: Kristin & Kenny Justice - OH

“We are so sorry for your family's loss. He was a true hero that spent his life enriching others around him. He will be missed by many and we are so...Read More »
6 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts, hearts and prayers go out for the entire Morelli family! I have known Tony since 7th grade. He was a friend and a teammate. He will be...Read More »
7 of 88 | Posted by: George & Susan Nikitenko - OH

“Seeing Officer Morelli at the Westerville Library on a weekly basis was a comforting feeling. He carried himself a little differently than a lot of...Read More »
8 of 88 | Posted by: T A - Westerville, OH

“To the Morelli family.My heart breaks for your family. I feel blessed to have known him, as his hairdresser, and he will be greatly missed.Good Bless...Read More »
9 of 88 | Posted by: Darla Johnson - Westerville, OH

“There are no words to say how sorry I am for your loss. I have had you in my prayers and will continue to pray that God will give you strength and...Read More »
10 of 88 | Posted by: Christine DiGuilio - Las Vegas, NV

“There are no words that I can say how sorry we are for your loss...with sympathy, Kerry & Rocky Kurchak ”
11 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Morelli Family, So Sorry for your loss you all are in my thoughts and prayers. May god bless the family.R.I.P. Anthony ”
12 of 88 | Posted by: Debbie Aldridge - Columbus, OH

“To Linda and your children,Bill,Karen and Chelsea want you to know our hearts go out to you in this time of your enormous loss and grief. We pray...Read More »
13 of 88 | Posted by: Bill,Karen and Chelsea Gallaugher - OH

God brought us their light
14 of 88 | Posted by: Wendy Mechling

“In God's care, rest in peace. ”
15 of 88 | Posted by: Dwayne Bickham,Sr. - Dayton, OH

“So sorry for your loss.May God send your family a comfort to help ease your pain. ”
16 of 88 | Posted by: Sandi Barnett - Attica, OH


17 of 88 | Posted by: RONDA ROSE - ASHLEY, OH

“Please accept my sincere condolences on your loss. ”
18 of 88 | Posted by: Barbara Notestone - Laurelville, OH

“Tony and family, our hearts go out to you; may God hold you and keep you.Rob Barrett ”
19 of 88 | Posted by: Rob Barrett - Massillon, OH

“Prayers and peace for your family and friends. Thank you for all the great service your husband and father offered throughout his years as a...Read More »
20 of 88 | Posted by: Sandra Nickoli - Huron, OH

“I didn't know Officer Morelli but I want to offer my prayers and thoughts to the family and those most impacted by his loss. I cried when I heard...Read More »
21 of 88 | Posted by: Karen Saunders - Columbus, OH

“Special prayers for the Morelli family and the Westerville PD ”
22 of 88 | Posted by: Evonne Grant - COLUMBUS, OH

“My thoughts and Prayers are with the Morelli family and the WPD at this tragic and difficult time. Thank you so much for your service sir! It's...Read More »
23 of 88 | Posted by: Connie Cothern - Canal Winchester, OH


24 of 88 | Posted by: Wendy Mechling

“There's a blessing on the way. I remember that this officer came to my son's school why he was young. Now this officer is home with the Lord. Just...Read More »
25 of 88 | Posted by: Erma Swanson - Columbus, OH

“May your family find peace and strengthGod Bless you Your husband was a great officerSincerelyNancy E Abbate ”
26 of 88 | Posted by: Nancy E Abbate - Westerville, OH

“With sincere condolences. Our thoughts are with you and your family. ”
27 of 88 | Posted by: K Sif - Plain City, OH

“Sincere condolences. Our thoughts are with you and your family. ”
28 of 88 | Posted by: K Sif - Plain City, OH

“My deepest condolences to Carolyn and Monk on the unbearable loss of your son, and to young Anthony's beautiful wife and children. God bless your...Read More »
29 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

You are with God. “Dear Morelli family, I pray God swiftly eases your hearts. I do not know you, I am not a relative or friend or acquaintance . I am a human being...Read More »
30 of 88 | Posted by: Marie Jones - Baltimore, OH

“God bless, comfort and give you peace. Those of us associated with the blue around the country pour out our hearts to a fine officer's family left...Read More »
31 of 88 | Posted by: Lynn - Aiken, SC

“Dearest Family...Please know that your husband and fathers sacrifice will never be forgotten. I have only the greatest admiration for all of law...Read More »
32 of 88 | Posted by: Jeannette Tringhese - OH

“So sorry for your loss! He may be absent from the body, but he is now present with the Lord. Always had that beatific smile! Blessings a prayers to...Read More »
33 of 88 | Posted by: Mary Kay Pringle - Lincoln, NE

“I pray God is bringing peace and comfort to your family along with great people to help them walk through this time of grief. You are a Hero to so...Read More »
34 of 88 | Posted by: Carolyn Nelson-Hall - Sunbury, OH

“My deepest sympathy goes out to the Morrelli Family at this time of their tremendous loss of Tony. My thoughts and prayers also go out to everyone at...Read More »
35 of 88 | Posted by: Harry Lewis - Galena, OH

“We are so sorry for the loss of your husband, father, son and friend. Our hearts break for you. Thank you for keeping my home town safe for all! ”
36 of 88 | Posted by: Monique Philips - Pawleys Island, SC

“PSALMS 121 ”
37 of 88 | Posted by: - HEATH, OH

“We can not thank the Morelli family enough as they took care of our children for many years. Our thoughts are with all of you during this difficult...Read More »
38 of 88 | Posted by: Jason & Teresa Martin - OH

“Words cannot express the pain, sympathy, emotions, that come with this tragic event that your family has to deal with. May God give you courage and...Read More »
39 of 88 | Posted by: - OH

“We can not thank the Morelli family enough as they took care of our children for many years. Our thoughts are with all of you during this difficult...Read More »
40 of 88 | Posted by: Jason & Teresa Martin - OH

“While I did not know Officer Morelli personally I have been a long time resident of Westerville and talked with him many times. We would see him at...Read More »
41 of 88 | Posted by: Jeff Mitchell - Westerville, OH

“Thank you for your service, our condolences to the entire Morelli Family.I beleive I worked at the old Republic with father Anthony and I beleive...Read More »
42 of 88 | Posted by: Ken & Joann Saltz - OH

“Thank you for your service, our condolences to the entire Morelli Family.I beleive I worked ar the old Republic with father Anthony and I beleive...Read More »
43 of 88 | Posted by: Ken & Joann Saltz - OH

“Rest in Peace to our friend Tony Morelli. You will be missed by so many in our community. Thank you for all the lives you touched. Russ, Kim and...Read More »
44 of 88 | Posted by: Russ Mollohan - Westerville, OH

“Thank you for your service. I'm sorry you payed the ultimate sacrifice to serve and protect us. We regard you as heroes in life and in death...Read More »
45 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“It was an honor to have worked with Tony at WDOP 1988-92. A great man, you will be missed. Prayers for family & friends. ”
46 of 88 | Posted by: Wayne McCoy - Blue Springs, MO

“Rest in Peace to our friend Tony Morelli. Such a terrible loss to his family and our community. #WestervilleStrongRuss, Kim and Travis Mollohan ”
47 of 88 | Posted by: Russ Mollohan - Westerville, OH

“To the Morelli Family, May God give you comfort and peace during this most difficult time. Praying that the sweet memories you have of your husband,...Read More »
48 of 88 | Posted by: Yvoone Robertson - Columbus, OH

“God's Speed Anthony Morelli. ”
49 of 88 | Posted by: Lynn - Cbus

“Thank you for your service! ”
50 of 88 | Posted by: CR - Columubs, OH

“May you find peace and comfort during this difficult time. ”
51 of 88 | Posted by: The Walsh Family - westerville, OH

“Our hearts go out to the Morelli family during this difficult time. ”
52 of 88 | Posted by: Mary M - OH

“Thank You for your Service and Commitment... ”
53 of 88 | Posted by: The Valentine's Lydia and Junie

“Heartfelt condolences to the loving Morelli family and beloved Anthony's friends and comrades in blue. Keeping all you angels in loving prayer.God...Read More »
54 of 88 | Posted by: Sharon Manfredo - Fishkill, NY

“Like so many others, I only learned about the wonderful man Tony Morelli was, after his earthly death. It's clear that he had some special DNA, for...Read More »
55 of 88 | Posted by: Julie Smithson - London, OH

Blue Rose in remembrance of Anthony Morelli.
56 of 88 | Posted by: Julie Smithson


57 of 88 | Posted by: Josh Mills - Westerville, OH

“My hearts goes out to the family, I will pray that god will give each one the comfort and strength you need to get threw the upcoming days!! It is...Read More »
58 of 88 | Posted by: Constance Merritt - Columbus, OH

“May you find comfort and peace during this difficult time. ”
59 of 88 | Posted by: - OH

“This is beyond sad; my heart is broken. To Officer Morelli, thank you for your service. To his family, I wish you peace and wonderful memories. My...Read More »
60 of 88 | Posted by: Julie - Massillon

“My sincerest condolences to the family of Officer Morelli. May God's strength and mercy be with you and your beloved. All my love and care. ”
61 of 88 | Posted by: Lucy Hall - Seven Hills, OH

“I did not know the man, officer Anthony Morelli, but I knew the boy Tony. Tony lived across the alley from us and I have so many fond memories of my...Read More »
62 of 88 | Posted by: Martha Murray - Massillon, OH

“God Bless your family. ”
63 of 88 | Posted by: Mc Gentry - Columbus, OH

“May you find comfort in this difficult time knowing that many people come together as one to support and stand with you. God Speed Officer Morelli....Read More »
64 of 88 | Posted by: R. Zavada - Columbus, OH

“I have never been in Westerville Ohio, I live in Fairview Park. I never met Officer Morelli but I am just so sad and hurt bout his death. He was a...Read More »
65 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“My wife and I went to the high school prom and double dated with Tony and his prom date. I've known Tony since 7th grade and he was always a high...Read More »
66 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“To all of the Morelli Family, I did not know Officer Morelli, just a citizen of Columbus, but I am so saddened by what has happened. I just wanted to...Read More »
67 of 88 | Posted by: Marianne Howard - Columbus, OH

“God Bless the Morelli Family In This Time Of Loss. ”
68 of 88 | Posted by: Sam & Nancy Juhasz - FL

“Prayers for the family and friends of Officer Morelli, and Thank You for your service and dedication to the citizens of the community, you so well...Read More »
69 of 88 | Posted by: B. Shep - OH


70 of 88 | Posted by: Stephanie Williamson - Canton, OH

“My deepest condolence to the family. Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy...Read More »
71 of 88 | Posted by: Stephanie Williamson - Canton, OH

“Thank you for your service, Officer Morelli.God watch over your family as you have watched over them and all you served. Rest In Peace, Sir. ”
72 of 88 | Posted by: Ger Martorano - Columbus, OH

“Officer Morelli has been the perfect professional with his duties and could always be counted on showing compassion and caring. He was exactly the...Read More »
73 of 88 | Posted by: Linda Harris - Westerville, OH

“Nothing I can say can ease your profound heartbreak . Please know you are all in my prayer. ”
74 of 88 | Posted by: Honey Maier - Massillon, OH


75 of 88 | Posted by: candie Barker - Columbus, OH

“The Morelli family,May God bless you and your family during this horrific time! Thoughts and prayers to you, your family and the community of...Read More »
76 of 88 | Posted by: Mark and Tara Depew - OH

“Our deepest condolences! Your family will continue to be in our prayers. ”
77 of 88 | Posted by: Al and Susan Hennon - Massillon, OH

“No one can possibly imagine the pain your family is facing right now. But I hope remembering the good things Tony did for others gives you comfort. ...Read More »
78 of 88 | Posted by: Sandi Douglass - Columbus, OH

“Our family is so saddened to hear about your terrible loss of such wonderful courageous men. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this sad...Read More »
79 of 88 | Posted by: Ray & Nancy Williams - Canton, OH

“I didn't know Officer Morelli, and I'm not even from your town. But I also bleed blue and am sending lots of love and prayers to his family. Thank...Read More »
80 of 88 | Posted by: Jen Gault - Cincinnati, OH

“Peace be with you ”
81 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. Thank you for your service. May you rest in peace. ”
82 of 88 | Posted by: Trish Tarr - Willard, OH

“So sorry for your loss, thank you for your son/husband service and sacrifice. May god help you and your family through this tragic time. ”
83 of 88 | Posted by: The Guiffre Family - Massillon, OH

“God Bless you and your families. Thank you for your service and ultimate sacrifice. Our heart breaks for you. May our heavenly father give you...Read More »
84 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“DEAR FAMILY OF OFFICER MORELLI, OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY AT THIS VERY DIFFICULT TIME, AND CONDOLENCES TO EVERYONE OF HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS AND OFFICERS...Read More »
85 of 88 | Posted by: BOB AND CINDY DEMUESY - CANTON, OH

“A difficult time for everyone-my thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of both courageous officers as you honor and say a final...Read More »
86 of 88 | Posted by: Connie Rizos-Guist - North Canton, OH

“My sincere condolences to the Morelli Family. My prayers are with you in this dark time. God be with you. ”
87 of 88 | Posted by: Michael Berbari - Massillon, OH

“To the family of Mr Morelli. Words alone can't express the sadness that those who are close to you are feeling for the passing of your dear loved...Read More »
88 of 88 | Posted by: E. Smith - OH


Anthony was born on February 7, 1964 and passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2018.

Anthony was a resident of Westerville, Ohio at the time of passing.

Graduate of Massillon High School and Kent State University.

Visitation will be held at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 313 N. State Street, Westerville, Friday, February 16, 2018 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. followed by a service at 1 p.m.. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Ohio Concerns of Police Survivors, P.O. Box 2113, Cridersville, OH 45806.

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