He was raised in Belmont, and was a 1982 graduate of Belmont Central School. After graduation, Tony worked in several local organizations including, Friendship Dairies, Bulk Tainers in Belmont, Dresser-Rand Corporation in Wellsville, and then starting in the early 2000's he owned and operated a very successful welding business: Skyline Welding. He was a member of the Almond Rod and Gun Club, and The 4 Amigos - who attended 30+ Grateful Dead concerts together. He is survived by a daughter, Ashley Fantauzzo of Almond, four grandchildren, Ethan, Evan, Dana, and Elaina; his father, Joseph (Gail) Fantauzzo of Apopka, FL, several siblings, Susan Boyer of Belmont, Gena Benjamin of Cameron Mills, NY, Julie (Ken) Chan of Orlando, FL, and Shane (Jennifer) Fantauzzo of Baltimore, MD; as well as several nieces and nephews. Tony was predeceased by two brothers, his twin, Joseph Michael Fantauzzo, and Robert “Bob” Boyer; his mother, Angelina Boyer, and his step-father, Robert Boyer.
Friends are invited to call on Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 12 noon to 2p.m. at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc, 17 Schuyler Street in Belmont. A memorial service will follow at 2p.m. Please consider memorial donations to Almond Rod and Gun Club. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.