ANTON, Jacob passed away on November 10th, 2009 at Cottonwoods Extended Care at the age of 98 years.
Jacob was predeceased by his loving wife Margaret, son Stanley Anton, daughter Eileen Appel, and grandson Robert Anton. He will be lovingly remembered by his daughters: Linda Anton (Rick Horsley), Antonia (Ed) Gardner, 10 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren. It is believed to be that Jacob was the longest surviving Orchardist left from the Rutland Community. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 14th, 2009 at 10:00 A.M. at Valleyview Funeral Home, 165 Valleyview Road with Father Otto Rollheiser O.M.I. officiating. Jacob will be laid to rest at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jacob’s memory may be made to your charity of choice. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff at Cottonwoods, and the staff and residents at the
Missionwood Retirement Resort for their kindness and assistance shown to Jacob and his family. Condolences may be made to family at www.mem.com. Arrangements entrusted to Valleyview Dignity Funeral Home.
165 Valleyview Rd. 250-765-3147