Tony De Martino, 81, of Delmar, formerly of Clifton Park, passed away in the comfort of his own home on December 5, 2023.
The son of the late Pasquale and Margaret De Martino, Tony was born on August 2, 1942 in Staten Island, NY. Tony was raised in Staten Island and received his education from New Dorp High School. He retired from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles.
Tony was a skilled carpenter and artist. He will be fondly remembered as a brilliant problem solver who loved his family, children and animals. He was kind to everyone and desired to help in any way he could.
He also was interested in ancestry and home renovation.
Survivors include his children and their spouses: Christian Billington (Jennifer) and Alison Morone (Eli), his grandchildren: Jack and Riley, and one brother and sister-in-law Joseph (Fran).
In addition to his parents, Tony was predeceased by his wife, Diane, and two sisters: Anne Radgowski and Carmella.
The De Martino Family wishes to express their gratitude to The Community Hospice for the compassion and care at the end of Tony’s life.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to World Vision.
Cremation has taken place through the care of Simple Choices, Inc. The De Martino Family has chosen to honor Tony’s memory in private.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared with the De Martino Family, online at: SimpleChoicesCremation.com