Antonio Campanelli passed away at Jersey Shore University Medical Center on Monday, Dec. 18 after a lengthy fight with cancer.
Antonio was born on Nov. 11, 1932 in Roccasicura, Italy. He served in the Italian Army and worked for many years in construction in Europe before moving to the United States and starting his own tile and marble business. He had an outgoing personality and enjoyed the outdoors and being in the company of others.
He was predeceased by his parents, Angelo and Veneranda. He is survived by his wife, Emilia Campanelli (née Lombardi), a son, Maurice Campanelli, both of Ocean; his sister, Giovanna, of Italy; and nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Fiore Funeral Home, 236 Monmouth Road, in Oakhurst, Ocean Township. Funeral Mass will follow at 1:30 pm at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church in Asbury Park.