Anthony "Tony" LaVista

January 9, 1934 ~ November 29, 2020 (age 86)


Anthony “Tony” LaVista, 86, died on Nov. 29, 2020 at Meadow Ridge in Redding. He was the loving husband of Catherine “Kitty” (Fiorito) LaVista. Born in Yonkers, NY, the son of the late Anthony and Mary (Massello) LaVista. Predeceased by his son Anthony, and siblings Frank, Sal, Anna Marie, Angie, Virginia and Catherine. He was the former owner of Ambulette, a medical transport company and enjoyed golfing, casino trips, church trips, and spending time with friends at the senior center. He especially liked spoiling his children grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Kitty, their daughter Debbie LaVista-Abromaitis and her husband Jim, grandchildren, Timothy & Jason Abromaitis (wife Ann) and two great-grandchildren Jack and Ellie Abromaitis, as well as his daughter-in-law, Joanne LaVista and granddaughter Allison LaVista.

His funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Friday Dec 4, at St. Matthew Church, Norwalk. (Due to Covid, masks & social distancing required) Burial will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Fairfield.  Memorial donations may be made to St. Matthew Church, 216 Scribner Ave, Norwalk, CT 06850. To send a condolence to his family, please visit:


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