Anthony Otto Patricelli, 85, lifelong resident of Stamford, CT and Fort Pierce, FL, passed away unexpectedly on March 26, 2017. Anthony was born in Stamford, CT to Leonard and Sara Patricelli on September 11, 1931. He proudly served in both the United States Air Force and Army National Guard. Anthony worked for Reilly Foam as a shipping and receiving manager prior to retirement. He loved to play cards, read, and playing the Florida Lottery. Anthony was the devoted husband of the late Jackqulyn; loving father of Sharon Morris (David), Anthony Patricelli (Mark Broderson), and Jacquelyne Garland (Jeffrey); adored grandfather of John Morris Jr. (Natatlie), Jacob Morris (Nicole), Sara Cooper (Russell), Rachael Garland, Aaron Garland, and Hiram Garland; cherished great grandfather to eight; dear brother of Barbara Clark (the late James), and Leonard Patricelli (Judy); and beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. A service will be held at 1 pm on Tuesday, April 1, 2017 at White City Cemetery, 3800 Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Pierce, FL 34981. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; www.stjude.org. Memories may be shared at www.yatesfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Yates Funeral Home, Fort Pierce, Florida.