Brian Frederick Anthony, 65

OSWEGO, NY – Brian Frederick Anthony, 65, of Toledo, Ohio, died peacefully at home, December 24, 2011, surrounded by his wife and friends.

He was born in Oswego on January 15, 1946, to Mary and William Anthony.

Brian graduated from Oswego Catholic High School in 1963.

He was active in sports and music during his high school years.

He served in the U.S. Army Airborne until 1965.

Brian entered the information technology field with Technical Certification in the
early 1970s.

He was a long-time employee with Syracuse China in Syracuse and Libby Glass
in Toledo.

He retired as a software engineer in 2007.

He was a devoted employee, husband and friend and will be dearly missed by friends and family for his wit, generous nature and enthusiasm for life.

Brian was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Kathleen Hope Anthony; and his siblings, Ann Marie Purtell, James Anthony and David Anthony.

A funeral mass will be held 11 a.m. April 21 at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 103 W. Seventh St., Oswego, NY.