ANTHONY, James Robert
Passed away suddenly on September 3, 2013 at the age of 81. Bob was born in Wasco, CA on August 2, 1932 to Lila and Jim Anthony. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Margaret. Bob was the proud father of Jerry, Tim (Sandi) and Kathy (Rick). He was blessed with six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister, Lena Sharp.
He attended Modesto High School and met Margaret, his soon to be wife. They lived in Turlock where he worked for Sunbeam Baking Company. After four children, they eventually settled in Sacramento where he worked and retired from Oroweat Baking Company after 35 years of service.
Bob loved spending time with his wife, traveling, fishing, reading and attending Church services. His most precious moments were spent with family and he will be greatly missed.
Services will be held at Nicoletti, Culjis & Herberger Funeral Home, 5401 Folsom Blvd. on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Sept. 9, 2013