Obituary of Anthony Amato, Jr.
Amato, Anthony, Jr., 83, died on Tuesday, March 15, 2022. Mr. Amato was born in Hackensack, raised in North Arlington, living in southern Bergen County until 2017 then moving to Hackettstown, where he has lived since. He was a very proud member of United States Marine Corps, serving two terms from 1958-1964. He was a Foreman for Wakefern Co., of Elizabeth for many years before retiring. He was predeceased by his loving parents Anthony and Frances (Mancuso) Amato, by his son, James Amato, and also by his adoring sisters, Jeanette Blevis and June Rose Germinario. He is survived by his daughters, Abbie Ventola, Gertrude Hammond, sons, Michael and David Amato, by his dear grandchildren, his sisters, Phyllis Bacek and Nancy Loviglio & her husband, Frank and by many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the memorial service and inurnment at Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum on Monday, March 21, 2022 at 12PM Please arrive at 11:45am. You may express condolences to his family by using our tribute wall. Kindly Omit flowers and consider a donation to your local veterans association in Anthony's memory
Committal and Inurnment
In Loving Memory
Anthony Amato, Jr.
1938 - 2022
Three generations of a family that took root in Lyndhurst and have created a legacy to be the people you know with respect, dignity and compassion for all those who pass through our doors. For close to 90 years the Nazare Memorial Home has been a pillar of service to the people of Lyndhurst and its bordering communities.