Anthony R. Tomanelli

Anthony R. Tomanelli, a longtime resident of Yonkers, died on April 30, 2021. He was 78.


Mr. Tomanelli was born on October 13, 1942 in the Bronx to the late Joseph and Mary (Panepinto) Tomanelli. For many years before his retirement he worked as a plasterer for the City of New York.


Mr. Tomanelli is survived by his children, Regina Tomanelli, Joseph Tomanelli, and Anthony M. Tomanelli and his wife Nicole Tambini; his former wives, Gerri (Pisoni) Tomanelli and Mary (DiBenedetto) Tomanelli; his sister Maryann (Tomanelli) Solicito and her husband Anthony; his brother Ron Tomanelli and his wife Diane (Marrone); his nieces and nephews, Michael Solicito and his wife Tina (Pafumi), Jean (Solicito) Tagliamonte and her husband Efrem, Toni Ann Tomanelli, and Ron Tomanelli, Jr. and his wife Karla (Arroyo); his grandnieces and grandnephews, Alexandrea & Max Solicito, Miranda & Jack Tagliamonte, Mason Rigor, Alexander Joseph (AJ) Tomanelli, and Christian James (CJ) Tomanelli. He was pre-deceased by his son Philip Eric Tomanelli.


Visiting Saturday, May 8 from 8am to 11am at Joseph A. Lucchese Funeral Home, 726 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx. Family and friends wishing to attend the visitation virtually may click the following link at any time during the visiting hours Tomanelli Visitation Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 10 West Stevens Avenue, Hawthorne.


In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made in his memory to The Cat House on the Kings  or Muscular Dystrophy Association



  1. The King Family on April 30, 2021 at 4:47 pm

    Brian , Claudette & Bri Jr. miss you Tony! We have known you for 14 years and you became part of our family. You will be sorely missed but you may rest now. You will always be in our hearts and prayers forever <3. Love dearly The King Family

  2. The Tomanelli children on May 1, 2021 at 8:08 am

    Thank you

  3. Anthony Jr. on May 4, 2021 at 5:54 pm

    Thank you guys. That’s very sweet. Dad always spoke highly of you. We appreciate you looking out for him all the time. XOXO.

  4. Linda Sukupa on May 7, 2021 at 1:31 pm

    That was really a lovely set of pictures in the video. He had a lot of good times with family and friends. Deepest condolences to Anthony, Nicole and the family.

  5. Pat DeSimone on May 9, 2021 at 8:48 am

    What a wonderful tribute

    • Regina Tomanelli on May 9, 2021 at 5:25 pm

      Thank you Pat

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