Tony R. Marra
May 6, 1967 - October 23, 2020
Tony R. Marra, age 53, of Newark, DE, passed away on Friday, October 23, 2020.
Born in Rome, Italy on May 6, 1967, he was a son of the late Orlando and Cristina A. (Rapa) Marra. Tony made his career as a tree remover with Asplundh Tree Expert Company.
A practical joker, he loved to laugh but more importantly, he loved making people laugh. Tony had a passion for knowledge, philosophy and Greek mythology and enjoyed cliff diving.
He is survived by his siblings, Ernesto Marra (Gabriella) of San Tan Valley, AZ, Rosa Lawler of Newark, Vincenzo Marra, Sr. (Diane) of Dover, and Anna Farren (Ken) of New Castle, and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 11 am on Saturday, October 31, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 11 am. Face masks will be required for all in attendance. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tony’s name to American Cancer Society, 92 Read’s Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720.