Anthony L. Basile, 89, of Edison died on Monday, January 1, 2018 at JFK Medical Center in Edison.
Born in Hazelton, PA, he resided in Edison since 1955. Anthony was, at his retirement, the Assistant Plant Manager at Ford Motor Co. in Metuchen. A graduate of Penn State University, he was a communicant of St. Helena’s RC Church in Edison and volunteered at the JFK Johnson Outpatient Rehab for 15 years.
He was predeceased by an infant son, Anthony John.
Surviving are his wife of 67 years Anne (nee Andrejco); four daughters - Narda Basile, Holly Ferraro and her husband Mark, Valerie Grunther and her husband Jeffrey and Jan Basile; two granddaughters - Jill and Rebecca Ferraro.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 9:30 am at St. Helena’s RC Church 950 Grove Ave. Edison. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Metuchen.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, c/o St. Helena's Church.