Anthony, Richard Dean “Dick” , 79, of Kempt, Queens County, passed away on Thursday, May 31st, in the V.G. Site of QE II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Jordan and Elizabeth (Rawding) Anthony.
Dick was self employed all of his life being a well known owner of his own trucking business, Christmas Tree business, saw mill as well as being a major forestry land owner. He was very active in his community. He was a member of the Kempt United Baptist Church, where he was serving as the trustee and he also sang in the church choir and the North Queens Male Choir.
He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Glenetta; sons Braydon (Pamela), Kevin (Elizabeth), both of Hubley; grandchildren Janel, Ryan, Michael, Christopher and Alexander.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 3rd, 2012, from 7-9 P.M., at Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, June 4th, 2012, at 2:00 P.M., from the Kempt United Baptist Church. Reverend John Boddy officiating, assisted by the Reverend Clarence Clarke. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Kempt. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Kempt United Baptist Church or to the Northfield United Baptist Church. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chandlersfuneral.com
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