ANTHONY "TONY" ALMEIDA
June 20, 1989 ~ March 26, 2014
Tony was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on June 20, 1989, and lived in Hawaii until the family moved to Vancouver, Washington when he was 10 years old. He graduated from Kaiser High School in Honolulu on June 1, 2007.
Tony received his Associate's Degree and graduated with honors from Everest College in Portland, Oregon on July 3, 2010. He continued his college studies and on March 9, 2013, received his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Warner Pacific College in Portland, Oregon, having made the Dean's List several times.
Tony was currently employed with Oregon Feralloy Partners steel fabrication plant in Portland, Oregon. He was pursuing an Electrical Apprenticeship Program with IBEW in Portland, Oregon, where he had applied, tested, and was scheduled for an interview.
Tony was a wonderful young man with a huge heart, a great love for family, friends, and life, and had an endearing smile that lit up a room. He will be missed beyond words and always remembered and cherished with deep love and admiration by all.
Tony is survived by his mom and dads, Liz and Chuck Lohman of Vancouver, Washington, and Mike and Roni Almeida of Honolulu, Hawaii; siblings, Keoki, Kalani, and Malia, all of Washington; as well as grandmothers, aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews, nieces, and friends.
A memorial service for Tony will be held Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Vancouver Funeral Chapel, 110 E. 12th St., Vancouver, WA 98660.
Please share a memory in his guest books at www.VancouverFuneral Chapel.net and www.columbian.com/obits.
Published in The Columbian on Mar. 30, 2014