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Antinozzi, Anthony

Anthony T Antinozzi U.S. Army WWII
Anthony T Antinozzi U.S. Army WWII

Date of Birth: 11/11/1910
Died On: 1/8/2006 Last Residence: 10580 Rye, Westchester, New York
Street Address: 214 Central Ave
Service Number: unknown
Branch of Service: U.S. Army-WWII

Veteran Code: USARMY-14

Anthony T Antinozzi was born in New York in 1910. In Rye his family lived at 214 Central Ave and were members of the Church of the Resurrection. Anthony served as an officer in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Anthony T. Antinozzi; Rye High School Graduate; lived at 214 Central Ave. when he entered the Army in 1942; discharged in 1946 with the rank of Captain; stationed in the Rhineland; recipient of 2 medals; Corporation Counsel of City of Rye 1960-1981 .

Anthony T. Antinozzi, a lifelong resident of Rye, NY, passed away on January 8, 2006 at Greenwich Hospital at the age of 95. He was born in the City of Rye on November 11, 1910 to Antonio Antinozzi and Maria Schindo Antinozzi. Mr. Antinozzi graduated from Rye High School. He went on to study and graduate from Columbia University receiving his law degree. He was admitted to the Bar in 1935. From 1936 to 1942 he was employed by the law firm of VanOrman & Guilfoil in New York City. Mr. Antinozzi served in the Army during WWII from 1942 to 1946 as a Lieutenant and later became a Captain. He was stationed in Rhineland and in the African European Theater. He received two combat medals. Upon his return to America, he was employed by the law firm of Bleakley, Platt, Gilchrest & Walker in New York City. Mr. Antinozzi then went on to become the Assistant City Court Judge of Rye from 1954 to 1959. He also served as Corporation Counsel of the City of Rye from 1960 to 1981. Mr. Antinozzi was also the acting City Manager of Rye from 1975 to 1976. Mr. Antinozzi maintained a private law practice at 11 Third Avenue in the City of Rye from 1960 to 2000. He retired at the age of 90. Mr. Antinozzi had many interests. He enjoyed golf, handball, swimming, walking, gardening and traveling. He was also an avid reader. Mr. Antinozzi is predeceased by his brothers: Joseph, Rocco and Walter, and his sisters: Jenny Antinozzi, Lee Donovan and Dorothy Lamp. He is survived by his sisters: Rose Antinozzi and Lucy Labruciano; and his brother, Larry Antinozzi, all of Rye. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mr. Antinozzi will be remembered for his gentle manner and his generosity towards others. Visitation will be held at the Graham Funeral Home at 1036 Boston Post Road, Rye on Monday, January 9, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 am on Tuesday, January 10, at the Resurrection Church, Boston Post Road, Rye. Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery in Rye Brook.
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