Paul Anthony (Tony) Drake age 52, passed away November 14, 2020 after a lengthy battle with diabetes.
Tony was born on May 4, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio. He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents; Ray and Betty Cherubini, parental grandparents; Donald and Mary Drake, Uncles; Tom Cherubini and Tim Drake.
Tony is survived by his parents; Bill and Lynne Drake, sister; Stacie (Bruce) Spaulding, nephews; Lee and Brandon and niece; Hannah Spaulding, all from Columbus, Ohio. He is also survived by uncle; Jerry (Kym) Cherubini of Florida, aunt; Jan (Tim) Valentine of Canal Winchester, Ohio, and cousins; Carlo (Rachel) Cherubini of Columbus, Jeremiah (Megan) Valentine of Texas, and by numerous cousins and friends including lifelong friend and companion Lorie Perdue of Columbus.
A graveside service will be held at Union Cemetery 3349 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, Ohio on Friday November 20, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. Pastor Jeremiah Valentine officiating.
Arrangements entrusted with the JOHN QUINT TREBONI FUNERAL HOME, 1177 West Fifth Avenue, Columbus.