Anthony Pappas, age 63, of Painted Post, NY passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Wilson Memorial Hospital of Binghamton, NY.
Anthony was a handsome, distinguished gentleman with a great sense of humor. He loved pumpkins and enjoyed collecting them every fall. Anthony would insist on bringing one home every time he came across them in the community. Anthony was very observant and liked to watch and study things going on around him. He enjoyed going to local parks and watching the people.
Anthony was born in New York City. In August of 2001, he moved into the Finger Lakes DDSO Painted Post group home. Anthony loved his home and the family of staff and other individuals he lived with. Anthony worked at the ARC of Schuyler in Watkins Glen and made many friends with his peers and staff.
Anthony is survived by his brother and many friends who lived and worked with him for many years.
Family and friends are invited to call at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 5:00pm-6:00pm. A service will immediately follow at 6:00pm with Deacon Jim Hankey officiating.
Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Painted Post.
Kind words or fond memories of Anthony can be shared at www.PhillipsFuneralHome.com