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Anthony "Tony" Accocella


Service: 10:30am Wed. November 28th, 2018
Location: St. Teresa Catholic Church

ACCOCELLA, Anthony “Tony”, Jr., 71, passed away peacefully on November 24, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born December 31, 1946 in Mt. Vernon, NY the son of Anthony and Anne (Daddesio) Accocella, Sr. Tony worked as an industrial salesman all his life for numerous companies retiring in 2016. He was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus #624. Tony served in the US Army during the Vietnam War as a tank specialist in Germany. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and perpetual kidder. Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Jo (Puzio) Accocella; two children, Michael & Mary Ellen (Donahue) Accocella, Tega Cay, SC and Christina Accocella, Cincinnati; three grandchildren, Elizabeth, Luke and Anthony; two siblings, Barbara & Robert Marciano and Steven & Linda Accocella, all of New York; one niece, Brittany; one nephew, Zachary and a sister-in-law, Rose Puzio. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Anthony Puzio. Friends may call from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday in the CONROY FUNERAL HOME. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Wednesday in St. Teresa Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the St. Teresa Catholic Church.
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So sorry for your loss, may Tony RIP in God’s loving arms

- Cindy and Greg Nemec, Wednesday November 28th, 2018

With heartfelt sympathy and love for a wonderful family.

- Loney Family , Tuesday November 27th, 2018

So sorry for your loss. He was such a kind, wonderful man! Prayers for him and his family.

- Cheryl Spragg, Tuesday November 27th, 2018

So sorry for your loss, my condolences to to Linda and the family.

- Sylvia Knox , Monday November 26th, 2018

To Steve,Linda and Barbara, Sorry about your loss from me and my family. It is well with his Soul!

- Avis Plummer , Monday November 26th, 2018

So sorry for your loss Christina and family.

- Paul B & Megan S, Sunday November 25th, 2018

Dear Jo and Family, So very sorry to hear this news. I cannot see through my tears. I will pray for all of you during this heart breaking time. My children send their condolences also. Love cousin Barbara & Ben

- Barbara Miraglia, Sunday November 25th, 2018

Christina, I'm so very sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. May God comfort you during this difficult time. Love you dear.

- Terry Grech, Sunday November 25th, 2018

Kevin and I are so very sorry for your loss. Tony was a great cousin, we will miss his joking around and his wonderful sence of humor. I can not stop crying, he will be missed terriably. Wish we were able to be there for you but know you and Michael And Christina are in our thoughts and prayers. Love cousin Joanne & Kevin

- Joanne & Kevin, Sunday November 25th, 2018

Bruce, Sam and I are so very sorry for your loss. Tony will be terribly missed. I will always treasure my memories of Tony. We all know he secretly loved it when I came over for dinner (with my laundry) when I was in college. Sending you love, hugs and support from New York. Wish I could be there. Love you all- Tina

- Tina Miraglia, Sunday November 25th, 2018

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