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Former Supervisor Tony Iachetta Has Died

Former Supervisor Tony Iachetta Has Died

A onetime member of the Albemarle Board of Supervisors has passed away at age 85.   Tony Iachetta was a New Jersey native who spent most of his adult life in this area and taught at the UVA Engineering School.    Iachetta represented what’s now the Rio District following the 1975 elections.    He was a past chairman of the Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority, and the first chairman of the Rivanna Solid Waste Authority.    His survivors include his wife Lyn and his daughter Sheri, who’s the Voter Registrar in the city.  Iachetta’s funeral is scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday at Broadus Memorial Baptist Church on Route 20 North.   The photo is courtesy of the Hill and Wood Funeral Service.