Anthony Lester Magliano, a self-employed auto mechanic, passed away on August 15, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love and dedication. Born on January 11, 1960, in Brooklyn, New York, Anthony was a beloved son, brother, uncle, and friend. He was known for his warm and kind-hearted nature, always ready to lend a helping hand to those in need.
Throughout his life, Anthony worked tirelessly in pursuit of his passion for automobiles. He honed his skills through hands-on experience and became a skilled auto mechanic. His expertise allowed him to provide exceptional service to his clients and build a thriving career.
However, Anthony's true joy in life came from the time he spent with his family. He cherished every moment he had with them and took immense pride in being surrounded by the warmth and love they provided. His devotion to his loved ones was unwavering, and he made it a priority to create lasting memories with them.
Anthony is survived by his mother Dorothy Magliano, his father Anthony Magliano, sisters Debbie (Joe) Hovanec, Leslie (Rich) Schaefer, and Kelly (Tom) Tilton, his nieces and nephews; Dorothy (Ron) Turck, Joey Hovanec, Jackie (Ray) Rodriguez, Debra Hovanec and her partner Chris Jeppesen, Teresa (Mike) Mortensen, Lisa Marie Schaefer, Rick Schaefer, Samantha Tilton, Gabrielle Tilton, and Victoria Tilton, as well as great-nieces and great-nephews; Kylie, Johanna, Tianna, Roni, Amari, Alonzo, Leona, Anthony, Bianca, Ethan, Mason, Chase, and Kurt.
Beyond his professional accomplishments, Anthony's true essence shone through in the way he conducted himself every day. He possessed a gentle spirit and a genuine empathy for others, always willing to lend an ear or offer words of comfort. His unwavering kindness touched the lives of those around him, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of many.
Visitation for Anthony will be held at the Mangano Family Funeral Home, located at 1701 Deer Park Ave, Deer Park, NY 11729 on August 27, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM. There will be a prayer service at the funeral home at 8:00 PM.
A prayer service will also be held on the same day at the Mangano Family Funeral Home (pending time). Friends and family are invited to come together to share their memories of Anthony and find solace in their collective support.
As we bid farewell to Anthony Lester Magliano, we remember him as a loving son, devoted brother, doting uncle, and loyal friend. His selflessness, compassion, and dedication will be dearly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. May his soul find eternal peace, and may our memories of him bring us solace during this time of mourning.