|Death: ||Sep. 4, 2013|
WEST GARDINER - John Henry Anthony Sr. died Sept. 4, 2013, at VA Maine Healthcare System Hospital at Togus.
John was the former chief of supply at Togus. John was very proud to belong and contribute to the following organizations: Freemasonry as a 32nd-degree Mason, Shrine (Kora Temple) and the DAV. John served honorably in the South Pacific during World War II.
John is pre-deceased by his mother and father, Marguerite and George Anthony, along with his wife, Ola. Ola and John have three surviving children, John Jr. his wife, Catherine, of Westbrook and their sons, Thomas and Michael; Peggy and her husband, John, of Chelsea, and their children, Betty Jo, Angela and John Jr.; and Kathryn and her husband Thomas, of Woolwich, and their children, Rebecca, Jennifer and Christopher; as well many grandchildren's spouses and great-grandchildren. The Anthony family would like to thank the many friends, relatives and professional caregivers who made John comfortable during the last years of his life.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Chrisanne Burns Scholarship Fund, St. Michael School, 56 Sewall St., Augusta, ME 04330, In Memory of John Anthony. Thank you for your thoughtfulness.
A private service and burial will be arranged at the Maine Veterans' Memorial Cemetery in Augusta, where John will rest beside his loving wife, Ola. (Kennebec Journal 9/8/2013 & Staples Funeral Home)
Ola L Smith Anthony (1933 - 2011)*
Maine Mount Vernon Road Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Plot: SECTION A ROW 25 SITE 19
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Sep 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116729998