BILL CLINTON ANTHIS, 94, of Patoka, Ind., passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, at his home with his family by his side. Born Oct. 4, 1926, in Patoka, he was a son of the late George W. Anthis and Safrona (Morrison) Anthis. He proudly served in the United States Navy during World War II. He married Patricia (Weaver) Anthis on May 23, 1952 and they've been blessed with 68 years together. He worked in Fort Wayne as a school administrator for a number of years after receiving his Doctor's degree in education. Bill was a past master of the Columbia Lodge, a member of the Gibson County Chamber of Commerce, and served as the past Commander in Chief for the Scottish Rite Indiana. Bill is survived by his wife, Patricia Anthis of Patoka; son, Clinton Weaver (Sharon) of Patoka; and granddaughter, Bethney Anthis. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Fred Anthis; and sister-in-law, Karen Anthis. A private family viewing will be held. Graveside service is 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2021, at Oak Hill Cemetery in Patoka, with Reverend Kenneth Armitage officiating. The Retired Military Veterans will conduct full military honors at the cemetery. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be given to the Patoka United Methodist Church, PO Box 206 Patoka, IN 47666 or the Columbia Lodge #450, PO Box 354, Patoka, IN 47666. Online condolences can be made at ColvinFuneralHome.com
where a candle can be lit in loving memory of Bill. Colvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the Anthis family.