Thursday, January 16, 2014

Dorothy A. “Dot” Anthony (January 12, 2014)

Dorothy A. “Dot” Anthony, age 86, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 9:03 PM at State of the Heart Hospice Care Center in Greenville, Ohio. She was born on December 30, 1927 in Van Buren Township, Darke County, Ohio, to the late Willard & Mildred (Jewett) Kuhnle.

She is survived by her husband, Bob Anthony of Greenville, Ohio, whom she married on December 1, 1945; sons and daughters in law, Charles Robert & Barbara Anthony of Greenville, Denver “Denny” K. & Diane Anthony of Greenville and Michael Ray & Joann Anthony of Greenville; daughter Linda Sue Anthony of Greenville; 8 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; 6 great great grandchildren; as well as 2 nieces.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her son Steven Carl Anthony in 1976 and brother Bill Kuhnle.

Dorothy retired in 1991 having worked with her husband Bob, at Anthony Cycle Center Inc. of Greenville, a business they operated since 1948. She was a member of the Abbottsville United Methodist Church, was an avid bowler, had served as State Director of the Women’s Bowling Association, a former member of the Business & Professional Women’s Club of Greenville, worked as a clerk for the Professional Motorcycle Racing Organization, member of the Eagles, Elks and Moose Ladies Auxiliary of Greenville and Order of the Eastern Star, Fort Black Chapter in New Madison.

There will be a service held on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 10:30 AM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Peter Menke officiating. Burial will follow in the Abbottsville Cemetery, Darke County, Ohio. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 5-8 PM at the funeral home.

It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to State of the Heart Hospice or Shriner’s Hospital for children.

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