Anthony J. Adona

June 15, 1932August 13, 2013

Mr. Anthony J. Adona, 81, son of the late John and Concetta Adona, died August 13, 2013 at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach.

Tony was born in Cerreto Sannita, Italy had been a winter resident of Vero Beach before moving there full time twelve years ago from Metuchen, NJ.

Tony was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the US Army and was a graduate of NYU. He had been an executive with Revlon in Edison, NJ prior to his retirement and an avid Yankees fan.

Survivors include wife of 46 years Marlene V. Adona of Vero Beach: children Pennie Cordobes of Dunellen, NJ, Patrick Prete of Melbourne, FL, Paul Prete of Palm Bay, FL, Peter Prete of Indialantic, FL and Toni Corson of Green Brook, NJ; fifteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers/Parkinsons Association, 2300 5th Avenue Suite 150, Vero Beach, FL 32960.

SERVICES: The family will receive friends 4-7 PM, Friday, August 16, 2013 at Strunk Funeral Home in Vero Beach with a prayer service at 6:30 PM.

Mr. Adona will be transferred to the McCracken Funeral Home in Union, NJ for final services and interment at Woodbridge Memorial Gardens in Woodbridge, NJ.


  • Visitation Monday, August 19, 2013
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Anthony J. Adona

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