Anthony J. Foti
Published in Asbury Park Press on September 14, 2010
Anthony J. Foti,
of Brick, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010. Anthony was a veteran of World
War II serving his country as a member of the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.
Anthony played professional baseball for 10 years, most notably as a pitcher
in the Detroit Tiger organization.
After a distinguished baseball career, Anthony's quest for learning and
hard work earned him a Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from
New Jersey Institute of Technology. He was employed by the Federal Government
at Picatinny Arsenal in Dover as a Rocket Specifications Engineer for
28 years until his retirement. It was then that Tony embarked on his next
career. He studied tax accounting and became an Enrolled Agent, working
for H & R Block for another 20 years, retiring yet again in 2008.
Anthony is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Rose (nee Criscuolo),
beloved father of four children, Anthony S. Foti of Rancho Cucamonga,
Calif., his wife Taryn, Angela R. Stanko of Brick, Florence M. Foti of
Hazlet, and Michael J. Foti of Hillsborough, his wife Donna; and his beloved
10 grandchildren, Matthew, Vincent, Nicole, Andrew, Francesca, Rachel,
Robert, Danielle, Christian and Matthew. He is also survived by his brother,
Vito Foti and sister-in-law Carmella Foti of Milburn, and the late Janet
Mahalla; and his many nieces and nephews.
Visiting will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15
at Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave., Union. The funeral will be
Thursday, Sept. 15 from the funeral home, followed by a 10:30 a.m. Funeral
Mass at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Newark. Entombment in Holy Cross Cemetery,