Anthony “Tony” Diliberto, 83, of Arcadia, Fla., passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.
He was born June 18, 1930, in Roosevelt, Long Island, N.Y., to Bessie Diliberto.
Tony graduated from Freeport High School, where he was a great athlete and received a letter from the school. In 1950, he joined the U.S. Marine Corps, and met the love of his life, Ruby. He had many jobs, from shoe repair to a carpenter putting up screen rooms; he opened a Drive-In-Theater; and finally settled on an auction, which he loved.
Tony is survived by his wife of 63 years, Ruby; children, Robert Anthony (Sandy), Daniel Charles, Mary Ann, Patricia Ann (Tony) and Robyn Ann (Marcelo); 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother and father; sisters and brothers, Franny, Daisy, Betty, Teddy and Isadore; and grandchildren, Samantha and Robert (infant).