An­thony ‘Tony’ James Ma­neen, 89, of Rye, N.H.

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - OBITUARIES -

RYE, N.H. » An­thony “Tony” James Ma­neen passed away in Rye, N.H, sur­rounded by mem­bers of his fam­ily, on Satur­day, Nov. 11, 2017.

He was born on March 20, 1928, in Frankfort, N.Y., to An­thony and Vida Ma­neen. Tony proudly served in the U.S. Navy from 19451948 at Mid­way Is­land in the Pa­cific. He at­tended Ithaca Col­lege and earned a Bach­e­lor of Sci­ence De­gree in Phys­i­cal Ed­u­ca­tion, as well as a Master’s De­gree in Coun­sel­ing from Oneonta State Univer­sity. On June 26, 1954, An­thony mar­ried the love of his life, Ros­alie Jean Melfe, also of Frankfort, N.Y. Tony was a ded­i­cated Kingston High School guid­ance coun­selor for many years, where he made life­long friend­ships with staff, teach­ers, and stu­dents.

Tony’s special in­ter­ests were sports of all kinds, but his all-time fa­vorites were foot­ball and golf. Tony, Ros­alie and all the Ma­neen fam­ily en­joyed Wiltwyck Coun­try Club for many years, where he could play golf! In the fall sea­son, Tony could be watch­ing all the lat­est Notre Dame foot­ball games with friends and fam­ily!

He is sur­vived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Ros­alie Jean; sons, An­thony Ger­ard (Kay), Alex John “AJ” (Theresa) An­drea Barry (Peter), Mary El­iz­a­beth Kazarosian (Dr. Mark), and Les­lie Ann Walsh (John). Tony is also sur­vived by four grand­sons, Collin Ma­neen, Jack and Ian Walsh, and Paul An­thony Kazarosian, in ad­di­tion to many lov­ing nieces, neph­ews, and other cousins.

The Ma­neen Fam­ily will greet friends and fam­ily mem­bers Wed­nes­day from 4 to 7 p.m. at Joseph V. Leahy Funeral Home, 27 Smith Ave., Kingston, N.Y. The funeral pro­ces­sion will form Thurs­day at 9 a.m. at the funeral home. A funeral Mass will be cel­e­brated Thurs­day, Nov. 16, 2017, by his nephew, Fa­ther Ed­mund Cas­tronovo, at St. Joseph’s Church, 242 Wall St., Kingston, N.Y., at 10 a.m. Burial will fol­low in Hur­ley Ceme­tery, Zand­hoek Road, Hur­ley, N.Y.

In lieu of flow­ers, please make con­tri­bu­tions in mem­ory of An­thony Ma­neen to your lo­cal Amer­i­can Heart As­so­ci­a­tion.

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