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Anthony (Tony) Iacopino

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Anthony (Tony) Iacopino

Eatontown - Tony died peacefully in his home on Thursday, August 9, 2018.

Tony was born October 26, 1926 to Domenic Iacopino and Rose (nee) Sciccihitano in Girifalco, Province Catanzaro, Calabria, Italy. He arrived in the United States in 1938 and lived in, and was educated in Red Bank, New Jersey.

He served his country in the US Army as a Parachutist with the 82nd Airborne Battalion during the occupation of Japan.

Tony graduated from the University of Miami with a BS in Education and received his Master's degree in Education from Rutgers University.

His entire career was devoted to the Eatontown school system where he taught 7th and 8th grade Math and Science in the Memorial School. He later served as principal of the Steelman and Vetter Schools.

He served on the Eatontown Board of Adjustment and also served as a Councilman for the Boro. He was a former member of the Eatontown Lions Club and held current membership in the Italian American Association of Ocean Township.

Tony was predeceased by his parents and his three brothers, Cosmo, Frank and Vito Iacopino.

Surviving are his wife Valerie, and his first wife, Dolores (nee Melchione) mother of their children, Rose and husband, Kevin Venezia; Dr. Anthony M. and wife Sharon: Elaine and husband John Haid. He also leaves behind three granddaughters, Nicole and Gianna Iacopino and Gialine Haid.

Visitation will be Tuesday, August 14 from 3-8 pm at Fiore Funeral Home, 236 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst, Ocean Township. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer's or Cancer Research. For condolences, please visit .
Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 12, 2018
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