Kissner, Anton "Tony"
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Anton "Tony" Kissner, age 87, of 2011 Oak Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at his residence.
Funeral Services are 11:00 AM Monday, December 3, 2012 at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. Jim Altman will officiate. Burial in Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI on Sunday from 4:00-7:00 PM and Monday at the Church from 10:00-11:00 AM. There will be a Rosary at 6:00 PM Sunday at the funeral home.
Tony was born May 23, 1925 in Saskatchewan, Canada to Otto and Gertrude Kissner. He married Eva Mae Truchinski on July 8, 1946 in Nekoosa, WI. She died November 10, 2011. Tony was employed at Consoweld Inc. in Wisconsin Rapids, WI for over 40 years.
Tony served in the U.S. Army for three years in the late 1940's. He was a long time member of Saints Peter & Paul Church. Tony enjoyed bowling, horseshoes and playing games including cards, cribbage and dice.
Tony is survived by his six children- Louaine (Thomas) Schoultz of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Tom (Lynne) Kissner of Town of Plover, WI, Steve Kissner of Neenah, WI, Sheila Kissner-Shearier of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Gloria Staerkel of Wisconsin Rapids, WI and Alexia (Dan) Mancl of Madison, WI; five sisters, Barbara (John) Ruemmelle of Hudson, WI, Liz (Jack) Turner of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Theresa (Larry) Keyzer of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Mary Kissner of Stevens Point, WI, and Joanne (Art) Koskela of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; one brother, Dick (Phyllis) Kissner of Pittsville, WI; 12 grandchildren, 2 step grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.
Tony was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and two brothers, Jerry and Herb.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune from Nov. 29 to Nov. 30, 2012