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Our condolences to the beautiful family. Our memories of a dear friend who dedicated his work and time to helping others. He will be missed by all who knew him as a friend and loved one.

Posted by: Louie & Nrr Cefaloni - Mahopac,, NY - Friend   Jan 09, 2018

Adios, Tony Bog. It was wonderful to have known you. Starting in 1969 at St Bonnies, when I met you and the other JFK all-stars, the good times rolled for 4 years. I loved those days. You were a fun hound who loved a good party and a good laugh, but you were also the leader, the organizer and the guy you could talk to about solving problems. More than any other of us knuckleheads, you were the adult in

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Posted by: Pat Reilly aka Joke - Wilmington, NC - friend   Jan 09, 2018

Was Tony's RA in Shay/Loughlin in 1971.
He and his roomate Bird were the kindest people you could ever come upon. Smiling faces always. May we share their kindness with those around us.

Posted by: MARTY NASON - Springville, NY - Classmate   Jan 09, 2018

Our prayers and thought s are with you and your family at this time. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your fathers life. We enjoyed taking care of him. We will cherish his memory.
With Deepest Sympathy
Putnam Wound Care

Posted by: A friend   Jan 09, 2018

I will always remember Anthony for his friendship and kindness, though all our school years together and our working together at the Dugout.

Posted by: Mary Ellen Carey Prescott - Alexandria, VA - Friend   Jan 09, 2018

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Posted by: Earl Light - West Park, NY - coworker   Jan 09, 2018

I was a friend from college. A bunch of guys, a bunch of girls, hanging out together all the time and having the time of our lives. I helped to make the famous leprechaun outfit. I can still picture him in it! One thing Tony and I shared was an Italian heritage. My name didn't reflect it, but I was raised Italian-American, as he was. One time we were trading stories about our upbringing, and he said his family was

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Posted by: Patty Bentley - Elkton, FL - Classmate   Jan 09, 2018

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Posted by: Joanne & Jim Bobay - Hernando, FL   Jan 09, 2018

To the Battista Family
Our thoughts and prayers are sent to you from his classmates at JFK. (1969)

Posted by: Jim Semersky - Cary, NC - Classmate   Jan 09, 2018

Dear Sandy,
We are deeply saddened by the loss of Tony. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Don and Monica Edwards

Posted by: Don Edwards - Lenoir, NC - Friend   Jan 08, 2018