Anthony Vila passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at the age of 97. Beloved Husband of the late Violet Vila. Loving Father of Linda Vila Passione and Robert Vila, and Father-in-Law of Darrell Hornback. Cherished Grandfather of Byron Zinonos and the late Margarita Passione. Mr. Vila was a United States Navy Veteran who served during World War II. Funeral Services held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, April 2, 2021 at 10 AM. Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY.