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Gordon W. Anthony

December 9, 1941 ~ August 28, 2022 (age 80)

Obituary

Gordon W. Anthony, 80, of Fort Wayne passed away after an eight month battle from mesothelioma,  Sunday, August 28, 2022, surrounded by his family in Fort Wayne. Gordon was born December 9, 1941 in Sedalia, MO, to the late Norman and Mildred (Sweeney) Anthony. He married Rosalyn "Rosie" Walsh, October 22, 1966, whom survives. Gordon was a retired Captain of the Fort Wayne Fire Dept. and one of the first EMT's in Fort Wayne retiring in 1998.  He was a member of Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church and American Legion Post 381. He served on the USS Charles H. Roan DD-853 during the Vietnam war era in the US Navy. 

In addition to his wife, Gordon is survived by three sons, Eric Anthony, Jason (Shara) Anthony, Aaron (Olivia) Anthony; daughter, Mallorie (Austin) Ables; grandchildren Emily Purinton, Jackson and Cooper Anthony and Bentlee Ables; great-grandchildren, Karter, Annalise, Gordon and Adeline; sister, Geraldine 'Geri' Harris and numerous nieces and nephews.


Gordon was preceded in death by his sister, Elizabeth D. Halbrook. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30am Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 4916 Trier Rd with calling one hour prior. Visitation will also be held 4-7pm Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne. Inurnment will be in Catholic Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
September 7, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
4916 Trier Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46815

Mass of Christian Burial
Wednesday
September 7, 2022

10:30 AM
Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
4916 Trier Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46815

Visitation
Wednesday
September 7, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Divine Mercy Funeral Home
3500 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805

Donations

Parkview Hospice
1900 Carew St., Fort Wayne IN 46805
Tel: 1-260-373-9800
Web: https://www.parkview.com/services-specialties/home-health-hospice/hospice

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