Anthony Joseph DiRienzo, age 73, went home to Jesus Sept. 14, 2021. Tony was born
May 2, 1948 in Derby, Ct. He moved from New Jersey to Florida in 1979 with his
wife Joan. Tony and Joan would have celebrated 49 years of marriage on
October 14th. Tony also has two sons. Jason of Clearwater and Keith of NYC. He is
also survived by his sisters, Josette and Marilyn.
Tony was an avid swimmer and biker and in his younger years a triathlete. He had his
own Insurance Agency as a broker for Life and Health. He was also very active in his
Christian walk. He shared his love for Christ wherever he went which included the
last 20 years as Chaplain in the Pinellas County Jail.
There will be a memorial service Sunday, September 26 at 1pm in the chapel at Indian
Rocks Baptist Church.