May 22, 2010
Tony was born in Kingston on June 2, 1942 to the late Charles and Josephine Gallo Caltabiano. Until his retirement he had been a sandhog operator in NYC. He married the former Shirley Florek Foster on April 29, 2010. He was a member of B.P.O.E. Lodge 1341 in Catskill and enjoyed their monthly karaoke get-togethers.
He is survived by his wife Shirley Caltabiano of Leeds and son Anthony M. Caltabiano, Jr. of the Bronx; brother Louis Caltabiano of Phoenix, AZ as well as several nieces and nephews including Robert and Teresa Caltabiano of Catskill in addition to dear friends Audrey and Ed Sweeney of Leeds. He was predeceased by his four brothers, John, Jimmy, Joseph, and Robert S. Caltabiano and two sisters, Nellie Blunt and Emily Lanigan.
Private cremation was conducted on Monday, May 24, 2010 at the Albany Rural Crematorium under the direction of the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill. Memorial services will be held on Friday, June 11, 2010 at 6 p.m. in the Catskill Elks Lodge. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Community Hospice of Columbia-Greene at 47 Liberty Street in Catskill.
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