Tony Pantanella created the Special Effects and explosions along side Regis Survinski on Night of the Living Dead.
Anthony was a letter carrier for more than 30 years after holding several other jobs. He began doing pyrotechnics with Lisbon Fireworks Company in Ohio and for Zambelli in New Castle. Tony was a Korean War veteran, member of the American Legion Post 490 for more than 38 years and member of the PGI. He will be missed at the Living Dead festival in Evans City that he attended faithfully.
Age of 82 of Castle Shannon, on Monday, March 30, 2015. Beloved husband of Maureen (DeSensi) and the late Donna (Gregg); devoted father of Anthony (Jing qi), Cynthia Pagesh (Ray Gintner), Richard, and Joseph (Jackie); stepfather of Vincent (Jaime) DeSensi; loving grandfather of Nicholas (Angela), Vincent, Adrienne and Joseph Pantanella: Philip & Donna Kyler, Jakeb Pagesh; great grandfather of Kyrie, Autumn and Taryn Pantanella, uncle of Linda (Guy) Matola, Joseph Colizoli and there families.