Son of Nicholas Catanello and Mary DeFalco. Ordained on 28 May 1966 in the Brooklyn, New York. Titular bishop of Deultum and auxiliary bishop of Brooklyn from 28 June 1994 until his resignation on 20 September 2010. Vicar for Clergy and Vicar for Consecrated Life and Apostolic Organizations.
- 11 March 2013 of natural causes
- buried in the Bishops’ Crypt of the Immaculate Conception Center, Brooklyn, New York
- “Bishop Ignatius Anthony Catanello“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 April 2013. Web. 2 December 2015. <>