Battagliese, Anthony P., age 52 of Totowa at rest in Totowa on October 11, 2022. Beloved son of Fred and Barbara (nee Blauvelt) Battagliese. Loving brother of Paul Battagliese and his wife Tina and Mark Battagliese and his wife Ingrid. Dear uncle of Alexis, Victoria and Angelina. Born in Paterson, he lived most of his life in Totowa. He was an Optician for Lens Crafters, East Hanover for thirty-five years and B.J.'s, Paramus for ten years. He was an avid bass player and played with various musicians. He was also an avid Red Sox fan. He loved his three nieces and his godchildren, they were his world. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering on Tuesday October 18, 2022 from 4-8 PM at the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd., Totowa. A memorial service will take place at 7:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.