Anthony J. Charletta, 88, of Toms River passed away on Sunday December 2, 2012 at Holiday Care Center in Toms River. Born in Newark he resided in Union and Clark prior to moving to Toms River in 1997. He was a World War II Navy Veteran serving from 1942 to 1945. Anthony enjoyed trips to Atlantic City with his wife and always showed deep affection for his family. He was predeceased by his parents Ralph and Luisa Ciarletta, grandson Dion Charletta, sister Anna DeMarco and brother Michael Charletta. Surviving are his loving wife of 67 years Frances Villani Charletta, sons Ralph and Jessica Charletta of Englishtown, NJ, Richard and Teresa Charletta of Toms River and Anthony and Cheryl Charletta of Katy, TX, brother Fred and Joan Ciarletta of Belleville, NJ, grandchildren Teresa Margolies, Nicole LaCugna, Richard Charletta, Patrick Charletta, Jacqueline Charletta and Anthony Charletta, 11 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Wednesday December 5th, 2012 from 5-9pm at the Quinn Hopping Funeral Home 26 Mule Road Toms River, NJ 08755. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday December 6th, 2012 at 10:30am at St. Maximilian Kolbe R.C. Church in Toms River. Entombment will follow at Ocean County Memorial Park in Toms River. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.quinn-hoppingfh.com.