Floyd Anthony, 96, of Tama, passed away Friday, February 17, 2017 at Sunny Hill Care Center in Tama. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Titus Lehman and Dennis Hause officiating. Interment will follow at Haven Cemetery in Rural Tama. Visitation will be Friday, February 24, 2017 from 5-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home.
Floyd was born on July 28, 1920 to Emory and Mary (Reed) Anthony. He lived most of his life in the Haven community where he farmed with his parents. When he retired, he moved to Belle Plaine and later to Toledo before entering the care center in 2005.
Floyd never married. He is survived by a brother, Carl (Naomi) Anthony of Brooklyn and a sister-in-law, Joyce Anthony of Brooklyn. Also surviving are nine nieces, Beth Ann (the late Dale) Thomas, Mary (Jack) Salmon, Charlene (John) Lang, Sandra (John) Yeager, Pam (Mike) Dostal, Karen (Tracy) Tichy, Sharon (Rob) Manfull, Colette (Dean) Krisher, and Marilyn (Mike) Bowles; and four nephews, Dale (Rose) Anthony, Michael (Cindi) Anthony, Marvin (Iris) Anthony, and Gary (Mary Alice) Anthony.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Grace (Harlan) Klenk; and brothers, Earl (Lucille) Anthony and Clifford Anthony.