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Anthony Gotto
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Anthony J. "Tony" Gotto, 64, of Urbandale, formerly of Dyersville, died Monday, April 3, 2017, at his home in Urbandale.
Friends and relatives of Tony may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 7, at Reiff Funeral Home in Dyersville, where a wake service will be held at 7 p.m. Friends also may call after 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Services for Tony will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 8, at the Basilica of St. Francis Xavier in Dyersville, with the Rev. Jeffery Dole presiding. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery, Dyersville.
He is survived by his wife, Pat Gotto of Urbandale; one daughter, Sarah (Kory) Brady of Johnston; three grandchildren, Maximus, Maple and Mayer Brady; three siblings, Kay Gansemer of Dyersville, Janet (Ronald) Luehrsmann of Marion and Helen (Dave) Wegmann of Farley; his mother-in-law, Norma Rave of Manchester; eight brothers and sisters-in-law, Ken (Kris), Bill (Darla), Jerry (Mary), Jim (Anne), John (Carol) and Tom (Amy) Rave, Mary (Greg) Steffen, and Barb (Dan) Hogan, all from the immediate area.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Posted on Thursday, 6 April 2017