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Anthony W. DeSena

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Anthony W. DeSena Obituary
Anthony W. DeSena

AGE: 76 • Tobyhanna, PA

Anthony W. DeSena, 76, of Tobyhanna, PA, passed away peacefully on March 27, 2013 at Golden Living Care Center in East Stroudsburg, PA. Born in Brooklyn, NY to the late William and Mary (Petrone) DeSena, he moved to Old Bridge, NJ where he lived for 40 years before moving to the Poconos. He graduated from P.S. 104 Brooklyn in 1948. He then attended Brooklyn Technical High School, where he graduated in June 1954.

He was married to his beloved wife, Anita (Anderson) DeSena, on October 11, 1958 at St. Luke's Church in Staten Island, NY. He was a U.S. Army Reservist enlisting in 1957 at Ft. Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY. He retired from ATT BELL LABS in Holmdel, NJ after 38 years. Anthony was a proud volunteer for the Old Bridge Little League for 38 years.

Anthony is predeceased by his sisters Angelina Silverri-Todaro and Corinne Connolly. He leaves behind, his Wife Anita (Anderson) DeSena; daughter Alicia Roxane DeSena of Union, NJ; and son Russell Anthony DeSena of Raleigh, NC.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9PM at Waitt Funeral Home, 501 Hwy 79, Morganville NJ 07751. A Funeral Service will take place 11AM on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at the Funeral Home, follow by burial at Forest Green Park Cemetery in Morganville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Old Bridge Little League or the VFW. To share photos, memories or send an online condolence, please visit

Published in Home News Tribune on Mar. 31, 2013
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