Tony "Harpo" Uliano

October 17, 1948 ~ February 11, 2024 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Tony "Harpo" Uliano Obituary

Tony “Harpo” Uliano, 75, of Altoona, passed away unexpectedly Sunday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Domenick and Linda (Frederick) Uliano. On March 25, 1972 he married his “bride” Harriet Yeager, with whom he shared 51 years of marriage.

He is survived by his loving wife; two daughters: Shawna Uliano and Amanda (Chris) Baronner; 4 grandchildren: Joseph Uliano, Grace Osmolinski, Jace Baronner and Trenton Baronner; 4 sisters: Anita Deleo, Betty Friedenberger, Wanda Weakland and Bonnie (Paul) Wagner; 3 sisters-in-law: Sandy Uliano, Jackie Kelly and Joyce (Lou) Stahl; numerous nieces, nephews, close friends and his “son” Luca.

He was preceded in death by his brothers: Ronald and Donald Uliano; a sister, Shirley Gardner; brothers in law: Bob Deleo, Jim Weakland, Rupert Friedenberger; and a nephew, Jim Weakland.

Tony was a 1967 graduate of Altoona High School and a member of First Church of Christ Altoona. He was employed by PPG Industries for more than 30 years.

He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his good buddies, Terry Barley and Tom McFarland. He adored his grandchildren and was always present at their special and sporting events.

A special thank you to Jaime (Tim) Shaw, whom he considered a daughter for always looking out for him.

Friends will be received from 4-7pm Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2024 in the Santella Funeral Home and from 10am until the 11am funeral service, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honor to his favorite charity – St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital – PO Box 1999 Memphis TN 38101.

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February 14, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Santella Funeral Home
1106-8th Ave
Altoona, PA 16602

February 15, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Mount Carmel Catholic Church

Funeral Service
February 15, 2024

11:00 AM
Mount Carmel Catholic Church


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