LANDISVILLE, N.J.- Anthony William Nimohay, 92, of Landisville, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at home.
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Anthony was born Aug. 25, 1920, in Passaic, to the late Frank and Helen Nimohay. He was married to Gwen Jones of Greenville, Ky. who passed two years ago.
Anthony is survived by his son, William Nimohay and wife Helen of Landisville; his daughter, Linda Nimohay of Greenville, Ky.; his grandson, William Nimohay II and wife Dina; his great-grandson, Luke; his granddaughters, Jacklyn Nimohay and Marie Castro; and his great-grandchildren, Gabriel and Celestyna Castro and Joshua and Jasmine Hadley.
Anthony was a veteran of WWII, serving in the Army. He was a pass master of the Masonic Lodge #30 for 50 years, a member of the Shriners, the American Legion, the Better Business Bureau and many other organizations. He was also a member of the Society of American Military Engineers and an Honorable Kentucky Colonel.
Anthony lived in Northampton, Mass., for many years, later moving to Kentucky before going to Europe to work for the U.S. Federal Government. His greatest achievement in life was to gain the highest grade or honor in whatever he did, which included work as a Master Electrician and Electrical Course Teacher in Boston. Anthony earned many Master's degrees including a teaching and engineering degree in many fields and was able to write and speak many different languages.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, Oct. 5 at 11 a.m. at the Friendship United Methodist Church, Weymouth and Friendship Rds. Landisville, N.J. Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery. The viewing will be from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Church. In memory of Anthony, donations may be made to the Friendship Cemetery Association, Friends of Friendship Fund, 169 Wheat Road, Buena, NJ, 08310. Please visit www.wbfuneralhome.com to send condolences to the family. Arrangements are entrusted to Wainwright-Bernhardt Funeral Home, Vineland.
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Published in Daily Hampshire Gazette on Oct. 3, 2012