Anthony J. Eula
January 26, 1926 - October 26, 2014
Anthony J. Eula husband of 61 years of Rosemary Lucci Eula of Norwalk, passed away peacefully, October 26, 2014. Born in Norwalk, January 26, 1926, he was the son of the late Lena Eula Paqua and the late Dominick Elua.
Mr. Eula graduated from Norwalk High School in 1944 and then from Colombia University in 1950 with a degree in Architecture.
He served as a 2nd Lieutenant Fighter Pilot in WWII and later started his own practice as Tony Eula Architect which he ran for 44 years in Norwalk. He was instrumental in designing local schools, churches and business establishments.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Grant E. Eula and daughter Tracey A Eula Marble and her husband Michael; and by his loving grandchildren Leeann Eula and her husband Ermal Ndrecaj, Nicky, Ellie and Derek Marble.
He was predeceased by his daughter in law Marie Eula, his sister Margaret Claps and brothers Joseph and Dominick.
Anthony was a member of the American Institute of Architects and a 45 year member of Shorehaven Golf Club. As an avid golfer, he was very proud of his 3 holes-in-one.
Friends may call on Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday at 10:00 AM in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Avenue, Norwalk. Entombment will follow in St. John Cemetery, Richards Avenue Norwalk.