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Obituary for John Joseph Anzalone

John Joseph Anzalone, 57 of Ulster Park, NY passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, NY due to cardiac arrest.

The son of the late Michael & Wilma (Hunter) Anzalone, John was a former resident of Newburgh, NY and a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy Class of 1981.

A former auto mechanic, John bravely battled serious medical conditions for many years while maintaining a good disposition and always remaining positive. Despite his illnesses, John loved life and learning new things. He had an amazing memory for details and a vast knowledge of trivia.

John leaves behind his longtime companion, Cynthia Ernst; daughter, Michelle Fisherman; brother, Nicholas Anzalone; brother, Michael (Tracey) Anzalone; and sister, Anna (Gary) Steinhauer and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his sister, Jill Moglia.

The family has entrusted the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, Town of Esopus, with the care and cremation arrangements for John.

Due to the pandemic, a memorial to celebrate John's life will be announced at a later date.