Anthony Joseph Funaro, Jr., passed away at 8:01 AM, Monday, October 2, 2017, in the presence of family and friends.
Anthony was born on Sunday, March 8, 1964, to Anthony Joseph Funaro, Sr. and Josephine (Cavalier) Funaro in East Patchogue, New York. He married Nina Sherrod on March 30, 1982. Anthony worked in maintenance at McDonalds for fourteen years. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Harrisburg and formerly the Sons of the American Legion.
Anthony is survived by a daughter, Anntoinette Underwood and husband Cody of Harrisburg; son, Anthony Joseph Funaro, III, and wife Amber of Stonefort; mother, Josephine Funaro of Harrisburg, five grandchildren: Isaiah Underwood of Harrisburg, Brianna Funaro of Stonefort, Zechariah Underwood of Harrisburg, Timothy Funaro of Stonefort, and Jeremiah Underwood of Harrisburg; sister, Angel Ferrel and Keith Turner of Harrisburg; nephew, Michael Ferrel and wife Serena of Benton; uncle, Anthony Cavalier of Chicago; aunt, Louise Paone of Brooklyn, New York; cousin, Theresa Hunt and husband Phillip of Harrisburg, and many other cousins.
Anthony was preceded in death by his father, Anthony Joseph Funaro, Sr., sister, Regina Funaro, and god parents, Fannie and Sam Hendren.
Funeral mass will be held at 1 PM, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Visitation will be from 10 AM to 12:45 PM, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Burial will follow in Sunset Lawn Cemetery.