HAMILTON - Anthony Joseph Bukowski, 84, of Hamilton, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Hamilton.
Born in Greenwich, Conn. Anthony relocated to the Trenton area after serving in the U.S. Air Force. He retired as a Master Sergeant, Aircraft Electrician, for the New Jersey National Guard at McGuire AFB, Cookstown, and was a longtime resident of Hamilton. He was a member of St. Raphael-Holy Angels Catholic Church.
Anthony was a longtime member of the Italian-American Sportsmen's Club where he served as a trustee and was a member of the Hamilton Senior Group. He enjoyed bowling, gardening, movies, country music and trips to the Atlantic City casinos with his wife.
Anthony was the beloved husband of the late Ida Fallara Bukowski. He is survived by his children, Anthony Jr. and his wife Darlene, Patricia Kalin and her husband Henry, Paul and his wife Karen, and Karen Watson and her husband Robert; his grandchildren, Michael A. Bukowski and wife Jennifer, Dana M. Bukowski, Danielle Bukowski, John Eric Bukowski, Kyle H. Kalin, Kimberly R. Kalin; his great-grandchildren, Ryan Michael Bukowski, Evan James Bukowski, and his "honorary" granddaughter, Kelsey A. Pohlig. Anthony is also survived by his sisters-in-law, Yolanda Risoldi and her husband Archangelo, and Isabella DePalma; and many nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to express their deepest gratitude to all of "Tony's special caregivers" at Hamilton Continuing Care Center.
Funeral services will begin at 8:30 a.m. Monday, July 15, at the Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, NJ 08690. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Monday, July 15, at St. Raphael-Holy Angels Parish, 3500 South Broad St., Trenton. Interment will follow at Princeton Memorial Park, Robbinsville. Family and friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 14, at the Saul Colonial Home. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of his wife, Ida Bukowski, to the
, Delaware Valley Chapter, 399 Market St., Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2117. www.saulfuneralhomes.com.