In Memory of Tony Mariconda

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Tony Mariconda, the Atlantic District Referee-in-Chief. Tony passed away this afternoon after a valiant battle with cancer. He was 67 years old.

Tony Mariconda, Referee-in-Chief
Tony Mariconda

Tony became the Atlantic District Referee-in-Chief in 1999 and among his many accomplishments, he was the Camp Director of numerous USA Hockey Officiating Regional and National Camps; helped produce the USA Hockey Seminar Instructor Program and the original USA Hockey Officiating Evaluation Program.

Tony is survived by his wife Joan, two sons and daughter's-in-law Philip and Susan Mariconda, and Paul and Holly Mariconda, and his beautiful grandchildren. Tony and Joan were both recently named to the Atlantic District Hall of Fame. Joan is an AAHA board member and a USA Hockey Director. Philip and Paul are both veteran ice hockey officials.

The family has requested that we provide the following information about funeral arrangements:

  • Visitation: 2 - 4:00pm and 7 - 9:00pm, Wednesday, September 7
  • Funeral: 10:30am, Thursday, September 8

Browning-Forshay Funeral Home
557 Lafayette Avenue
Hawthorne, NJ 07507
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973-427-0800

  • Burial: Following funeral

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
52 Totowa Road
Totowa, NJ 07512
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973-942-3341

Obituary and on-line condolence book provided by the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to:

  • The USA Hockey Foundation
    1775 Bob Johnson Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
  • American Cancer Society
    PO Box 22718
    Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718

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