Anthony Myers
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Anthony Di Blasi Myers, 17, of Reading, passed away Wednesday, December 4th, at his residence in the company of family members and friends. Anthony was born in Reading, PA on April 3, 2002, a son of Jessica Di Blasi Myers and Edward L. Myers, of Reading, PA. A member of Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church Reading, PA 19602, he was an 11th grade student at Berks Catholic High School where he was a member of the National Honor Society. Anthony lettered in Football, Ice Hockey and Track & Field at Berks Catholic. He was a 2nd Team PA Football News All-State kick and punt returner in 2018 and a PIAA District 3 football champion in 2017. In addition to his parents and maternal grandfather, Peter Di Blasi, husband of Gail (Symanowicz) Di Blasi, Anthony is also survived by a sister, Giavanna Di Blasi Myers, and brother, Nico Di Blasi Myers, both living at home. He was predeceased by his paternal grandparents Leon and Gloria Myers and his maternal grandmother Madeline Di Blasi. A visitation for family and friends will be held at 2 PM to 8 PM on Sunday, December 8th at John P. Feeney Funeral Home in Reading, PA Friends and relatives are also invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial that will be celebrated at 9:30 AM on Monday, December 9th at Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church. 3rd and Franklin Streets in Reading, PA. Please arrive at the church by 9:15 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Anthony’s 501(c)(3) organization “The Anthony Myers Movement” at 1518 N 15th Street Reading, PA 19604, for the purpose of supporting Anthony’s mission of helping other families in need. Mausoleum Encryptment at Gethsemane Cemetery Reading, PA. Arrangements entrusted to John P. Feeney Funeral Home, Inc. 625 N. 4th Street at Centre Ave., Reading, PA 19601, 610-372-4160. Condolences and obituary at

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Published in Reading Eagle from Dec. 5 to Dec. 8, 2019.
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December 12, 2019
My deepest condolences to the Myers family. Anthony was a very special young man. I had the pleasure of taking care of Anthony on a couple of occasions at NYP hospital. I was deeply touched by Anthonys courage ,charm and spirit. He may have only lived for 17 years but he truly made a difference . God bless you Anthony and may you rest in peace.
Mary Smith,
December 10, 2019
The heavens have been blessed with a great angle. May 17stong live on forever in Anthony memory
December 9, 2019
I just heard about this amazing young man in Peter King's column in "Football Morning in America" on NBC Sports website. He is a tremendous inspiration to everyone and I believe his incredible spirit will continue to inspire all those who were fortunate enough to meet him. His brief life on earth has changed all those who knew him, forever. Godspeed Anthony! You were a shooting star here to remind us what a treasure this life is. Thank You!
Bill Confair
December 9, 2019
What a courageous and unique young man. We can imagine your tremendous pride in how Anthony carried himself through an incredibly challenging and intimidating illness.
While he wasn't ours I can tell you we feel so honored to have often known and sometimes only known of his bright and brave spirit through this past year.
What a wonderful blessing he was for your family. Our hearts ache for you and your loss.
The Border Family
December 8, 2019
We send our prayers to all of you. RIP
Diane Suba
December 8, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with Anthony's family and friends. His love will leave memories that will last forever.
Mae Endy
December 8, 2019
To The Myers Family,
While I didn't know Anthony, I followed his story and greatly admired his bravery and courage. May he rest in God's loving arms. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Susan Puwalski Marsh
December 8, 2019
To the family and friends of Anthony,
Thank you for sharing Anthony's journey over the past year. He fought a valiant battle with grace, dignity and a spirit we will never forget. May your sweet memories and the love of your family and friends comfort you at this time. Heaven has gained one amazing angel who's life and character has impacted us all. Prayers and thoughts for you all as you continue the 17Strong legacy.
Gene and Linda Carter
December 8, 2019
Im so deeply sorry for your loss. My condolences to you your family during this difficult time. May God bless you and guide you And grant peace and love during this time of sorrow. From a Track mom of Berks Catholic Margarita Rivera
Diamanté Rivera
December 7, 2019
Dear Mrs. Jessica Di Blasi Myers, Mr. Edward Myers and family, it is with heartfelt sorrow that I extend my condolences to you. May God grant you love, peace, hope and strength during this difficult time.
Dr. Noahleen Betts
December 7, 2019
To the Myers/Di Blasi Family,

Words cannot express how saddened we were to hear about Anthony. May your memories of him sustain and comfort you today and always. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

The Fureman Family
December 6, 2019
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Missie Schmidt
December 6, 2019
Sending my deepest condolences to Anthony's family, friends and teammates. May you find comfort in each other moving forward with remembrance of the wonderful young man he became during his 17 years of life on this earth. RIP #17
Football Mom
December 6, 2019
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Christian Temchatin
December 6, 2019
Sending my condolences to Anthony's family,friends and teammates. May you find comfort in each other moving forward with remembrance of the wonderful young man he became in the 17 years of life on this earth.
RIP #17
Football Mom
December 6, 2019
Our prayers and deepest sympathy to your family.
The Hafers (Berks Catholic Family)
December 6, 2019
My sincerest condolences to the Myers family in the loss of your valiant warrior. I have been so moved by Anthony strength throughout his battle. I weep with you but I also rejoice with you for a life well lived. Bless you and my prayers continue for you.
Bernard McCree
December 6, 2019
My deepest sympathy goes out to the Myers-DiBlasi family. Words cannot express how truly sorry I am for your loss. May the light of God guide you through this difficult time. Heaven has gained an amazing Angel!!
Damaris Janett Pelker
December 6, 2019
To The Myers Family and Anthony's Friends THOUGHTS AND MANY PRAYERS to use all. It saddens me he was on earth a short time. Anthony made a difference and was BRAVE. He will always be in your hearts and memories. Number 17 is playing football in the sky watching down.
Someone Who cares
December 6, 2019
I never heard of you until last night, when my 15 year old son from Conrad Weiser mentioned you. So I sat down and read all I could. Your were an amazing, outstanding young man. Your loss has affected so many people, not just your family and classmates and your sports family, it's affected several school districts in Berks County. You were brave and fought a tough battle. May you find peace with God.
December 5, 2019
Rest in Peace Anthony. Heaven has gained a precious Angel. Our prayers and condolences to the entire Myers Family.
Rodriguez Family
December 5, 2019
May God Bless Anthony and his entire family.Our prayers are with all of you.May you Rest In Peace Anthony.Heaven has gained a beautiful Angel.
Parents Wyomissing
December 5, 2019
So sorry for your loss... Anthony will be greatly missed.
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