August 26, 2006

Douglas L. Anthony, 61, of 1205 Grandview Road, Oil City, died unexpectedly Saturday morning, Aug. 26, 2006, at his residence.

Born Feb. 13, 1945, in Oil City, he was the son of Budd Raymond and Kathleen E. Horne Anthony.

Mr. Anthony was a 1963 graduate of Oil City High School.

He retired from the Oil City Hospital where he was a medical/surgical technician.

Mr. Anthony was a member of the Cornplanter Volunteer Fire Department.

He enjoyed NASCAR, Steelers football, classic cars, hunting and fishing. He loved to cook and spend time with his family and grandchildren.

On December 11, 1968, Mr. Anthony married the former Judith Fisher, who survives.

Also surviving are three sons, Scott Douglas Anthony, Todd Patrick Anthony and wife, Tammy M., and Thomas Russell Kahl and wife, Crystal D., all of Oil City; four grandchildren, Danielle LeeAnn Anthony, Nicole Ruth Anthony, Jesse Patrick Anthony and Chloe Leighanne Kahl, all of Oil City; and his schnauzer, Kinzie.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Kirksy Nelson Anthony.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today and from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Morrison Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.

Interment will be in Grove Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Cornplanter Volunteer Fire Department or to the Venango County Blind Association.