Mr. Anthony (Tony) Marotta, 66, of Bristol, FL, passed away early Friday morning, May 3, 2013, at his home in Bristol.
Anthony was born on May 23, 1946, in Buffalo, NY, and had lived in Bristol since 1993, coming from Orlando, FL. He was retired from the Inspector General’s Office with the State of Florida with 30 years of service. Anthony was president, founder and operator of the Marotta Mafia.
Survivors include his wife, Caryl Christine Marotta, of Bristol; three sons, Anthony John Marotta II (A.J.), Michael Anthony Marotta, and Phillip Scott Marotta, all of Bristol; and two daughters, Samantha Carylanne Marotta-Rankin and son-in-law, Chase Rankin, of Crestview, FL, and Lindsey Christine Marotta of Bristol.
Mr. Marotta will lie in state at his home, 12946 NW Myers Ann Street, Bristol, from 3:00 pm (EDT) Wednesday, May 8, until 3:00 pm (EDT) Friday, May 10. The family will receive friends Wednesday, May 8, from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm (EDT) at the Marotta family home, any time on Thursday, May 9, and until 2:00 pm (EDT) on Friday, May 10. No memorial service is planned. Memorialization will be by cremation.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).