ANTHONY – Anna Marie Anthony of Brooks passed away peacefully in Brooks on March 30th., 2006 at the age of 68 years. Born in St. John’s Newfoundland on June 12th., 1937 Ann received her education there. She married Malbourne Anthony in Newfoundland and moved to Brooks in 1973. Ann worked as a bartender at the Brooks Hotel. She loved her family, gardening and yard work. She will be remembered for her loving heart. Ann was predeceased by a grandson Charles Anthony. granddaughter Hope Anthony, parents Mary and Lawrence Puddiser, and 2 sisters Donna and Ruth. She is survived by her loving family. 8 children Lawrence (Connie) Anthony of Tilley and their children, Lawrence, Nicholas. Vincent and Brandy; Robert Anthony of Brooks and his children Darcy, Wendy-Ann and Robert Jr.; James Anthony of Brooks; William (Patricia) Anthony of Brooks and their children Natasha and Anne; Doris Anthony (Bob Miner) of Coaldale and their children Christina, B.J., Cameron and Taylor; Patrick (Violet) Anthony of Brooks and their children Kendyl. Roman and Ocean; Mary Anthony(Roddy Johnson) of Brooks and their children Josh, Kim, Tyler, Cody and Kayla and Gerald Blundon of Brooks; 9 grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 6th at 2:00 p.m. from Smith Memorial Chapel. Rev. John Thiess officiating. Active pallbearers are Gerald Blundon, Larry Anthony, Robert Anthony, Josh Martens, Roman Anthony, B.J. Massam and Lawrence Puddister, Interment to follow at Brooks Cemetery. In memory of Ann, memorial tributes may be made to Canadian Cancer Society, #102, 1865 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat T1A 1Z8. Arrangements in care of Smith Funeral Home. Telephone 362-4636 or (866)362-4652.
Brooks Bulletin March 30, 2006 Roll 69 Image 566