fr. Tony's brother, Robert Sirico, confirmed his death in a Facebook post. Tony Sirico left behind two children, Joanne Sirico Bello and Richard Sirico, who, according to his brother, were "grandchildren, siblings, nieces, nephews, and many other relatives."
“The family of Gennaro Anthony “Tony” Sirico Jr., with great sadness, but with incredible pride, love and lots of good memories, would like to announce his death on the morning of July 8, 2022.” Read Sirico's brother Robert Sirico's post on Facebook. A Warner Bros. spokesperson confirmed the authenticity of the post to Rolling Stone. "The family is deeply grateful for the expressions of love, prayer and condolence and requests that the public respect their privacy during this time of mourning."
Tony was one of a kind. He touched many people with his gift and my heart goes out to his family, friends and all his fans. We love you Tony, thank you for all the joy you bring to so many people. You will be missed."