Anthony W. Person
Anthony W. Person

August 18, 1949 - February 3, 2019
Born in Philadelphia
Resided in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Obituary

ANTHONY WILLIAM PERSON died peacefully February 3, 2019. Anthony was born August 18, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pa to Gloria Barton and Anthony William Person II. Anthony was educated in the Philadelphia Public school system. After graduating from High School, Anthony entered the United States Air Force, where he served in the Vietnam War. After his honorable discharge from the Air Force Anthony began a Career as a Mechanical Engineer. Anthony met Maxine Pringle in 1973 which his first born child was conceived Tonia. In 1979 Anthony met and married Wendy Matthews which his daughter April was born. After Anthony's retirement he enjoyed assisting his Mother Gloria and Stepfather Oliver with home chores and gardening projects. Anthony was a passionate sport fan that enjoyed cooking music and gardening.
Anthony is survived by his mother Gloria Barton, daughters, Tonia, April, Kenya and Step daughter Andrea; Aunts/uncles: Frank,John Charles and Gilda; Son in Laws: Clay ,Tony and Hassan; Grandchildren: Candace, Sierrah, CJ. Wazair, Zakai Lauryn Ahharan Yashawan Malachi and Wendell; Great grandchildren: Amir & Kaylen; a host of cousins and friends

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Service
Terry Funeral Home
1542 N. 56th Street
Philadelphia, PA US 19131
Monday, February 11, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Burial
Private
Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA US
Monday, February 11, 2019