Anthony DiResta, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died September 3.
DiResta was born in Rockaway Beach and worked as a firefighter for FDNY's Ladder 134 in Far Rockaway.
DiResta is preceded in death by his wife, Florence Panzone DiResta.
He is survived by his son, Anthony DiResta (Shelly); daughters, Camille Schmidt and Lynn Kechejian (Edward); sister, Margaret Pepe; grandchildren, Gregory, Michael, Jennifer, Lauren, Andrew and great grandchild, Kyan.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A memorial service was held at St. Rose of Lima Church, Rockaway Beach. Disposition remained private.