Anthony proudly served his country during World War II as a valiant member of the United States Army. His dedication and service exemplified his unwavering commitment to his nation. In his professional life, Anthony dedicated three decades of hard work to Clark Equipment, where he made significant contributions. His dedication and expertise were evident throughout his career.
After his retirement from Clark Equipment, Anthony continued to share his mechanical prowess as the lead mechanic at Sons Concrete Products, leaving a lasting impact on his colleagues. Anthony’s commitment extended far beyond the workplace. He was a loving husband, married to his beloved wife, Victoria, for an incredible 64 years. Their enduring partnership was a testament to their deep connection and unwavering love.
As a father, Anthony was deeply caring and devoted to his children. His daughter, Antoinette, and son, Frederick, could always count on his support and guidance. His role as a father was marked by love, encouragement, and a strong sense of responsibility. Family was paramount in Anthony’s life, and his pride in his grandchildren was immeasurable.
Paul, Michelle, Elizabeth, and Sara were not only his grandchildren but also a source of immense joy and happiness. Their accomplishments brought him immense pride. Anthony was also blessed with great-grandchildren who were a source of endless delight. His family tree continued to flourish, with the addition of two step-great-grandchildren.
In his community, Anthony was known for his kindness, warmth, and willingness to lend a helping hand. He was a man of integrity who believed in the value of hard work and the importance of family bonds. Friends and family will gather to pay their respects on Monday, February 27, 2012, at Lauer Family Funeral Home in Jackson. Visitation hours will be from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM, providing an opportunity for loved ones to come together, share memories, and offer support during this time of grief.
A Prayer Service will be held on Tuesday, February 28, 2012, at 10 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 AM at St. Stanislaus Kostka Chapel. The Rev. Andrew J. Dunne will officiate the services, providing comfort and spiritual guidance to those in attendance. After the Mass, Anthony will find his final resting place in St. John’s Cemetery. It is here that he will be reunited with loved ones who have gone before him, finding eternal peace and serenity. Anthony’s memory will live on in the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing him. His enduring legacy of love, devotion, and hard work will continue to inspire and guide those who were fortunate enough to share in his life.