Little League® International mourns the passing of Little League Baseball® Europe Region Tournament umpire and former Virginia Assistant District 9 Administrator Anthony Musco. He was 95.
Mr. Musco, a native of Providence, Rhode Island, served in the United States Navy for 20 years (1943 to 1963).
Beginning his volunteer service to Little League as an umpire while in the service, his first games were experienced in Rota, Spain in the late 1950s. His home Little League was in West Springfield, Virginia, where he officiated games well into his 80s. Mr. Musco traveled to Kutno, Poland, on several occasions to umpire in the Little League Baseball Europe Region Tournament.
Mr. Musco is survived by his wife of 75 years, Jane; daughters, Linda, Patrice, Cathy, and Michele; twin brother, Sebastian; 17 grandchildren, and 27 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, Carmelo, and Lucia Musco; daughter, Paula; and eight siblings.