Alphonse T Cosentino of Port Orange, FL, formerly of Hicksville, NY passed away on Tuesday April 13th at Advent Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach, FL. He was 77 Years old. He was the owner and operator of Surrey Collision in Queens, NY and most recently worked amongst his friends at the Daytona Auto Auction. He was born February 24th, 1944 in Bronx, NY. He was the son of the late Mary (Mastrocco) Cosentino and Thomas Gaetano Cosentino.
As a lover of sports, he was a die-hard Yankees fan, even going so far as to try out for the pitching staff, a Nascar fanatic found in the pits during race time, or in the stands at MSG watching the Rangers. He also loved fishing and being with his friends. He was a dedicated and hardworking businessman and husband.
He married the love of his life Carol Hingst on September 24th, 1988 and they could be found walking the beach nearly every day or spending time with their beloved dogs.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Carol of 24 years, and beloved dogs Sandy and Buddy.
He is survived by his brother Thomas (Maryann) Cosentino, his sister Johanna (Frank) Goodman, his children Cara Cosentino-Aboitez(Angel), Anthony Jakup, and Robert Jakup, and his companion Jean Field. He is also survived by his four grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, Zachary Cosentino(Catarina), Rebecca Mizrachi(David), Lynnann Voorhees, Lisa Sjonvall(Jon), and Laureen Kile, seven great-nieces and nephews and many beloved friends. He was loved by all those who knew him and will be remembered as a thoughtful and lovable man.
A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for 10:30 A.M. on Saturday May 22, 2021 at St. Francis of Rome Roman Catholic Church, located at, 761 East 236th Street, Bronx, New York 10466. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, located at, 10 West Stevens Avenue, Hawthorne, New York 10532.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Alphonse’s memory to the Volusia County Humane Society.