Our precious little angel, Anthony Patrick Abate, 5, of Hamilton, went to be with Our Lord on Friday, June 7, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.
Anthony was born in Hamilton and was beloved son to Michael and Janine Abate. Anthony laughed and smiled throughout his 5 years bringing joy and happiness to everyone he touched.
Anthony is survived by his parents, Michael and Janine (Zara) Abate of Hamilton; brothers, Andrew Zara and Michael Abate; his grandparents, Gerard and Cherelyn Zara of Edison, Michael and Jennifer Abate of Trenton, and Sal and Patti Garoffolo of Colonia; as well as his many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family would like to thank the doctors and staff of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for their incredible care provided to Anthony and the entire family. The family appreciates all of the prayers and concerns extended to us during this time.
A visitation will take place on Friday June 14, 2019 from 3-7pm at the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave (Rt. 27) Metuchen 08840. A Funeral Service will follow at 7pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Anthony’s Memorial Fund.