Statement from Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick on the passing of Rep. Melio

Jul 20, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (PA-08) issued the following statement this afternoon on the passing of long-time State Representative Anthony Melio.  

"I join our community in mourning the passing of PA State Representative Anthony "Tony" J. Melio Thursday afternoon.  Tony Melio embodied the spirit of public service during his time in Harrisburg.  As the people’s representative from Lower Bucks County, Tony carried out his duties with dignity and perseverance. His commitment to his family and his community were the hallmarks of his service. I had the privilege of calling Tony a friend and neighbor, and my thoughts and prayers are with the Melio family in this difficult time."