Anthony “Tony” Tenor passed away peacefully on Thursday June 7, 2012, at his home. He was born in Algoma to Henry and Lucille (Berger) on February 23, 1949. Tony was a native of Door County and graduated from Sevastopol High School in 1968.
To the very last day, Tony was a cherished and dedicated employee of Packerland Whey. Forever the sportsman, Tony’s passion included hunting various types of game and fishing the multiple Wisconsin seasons. As a loyal and cherished friend, Tony liked helping others and could often be found assisting friends with household projects. Tony was a member of the Gardner Rifle Club and enjoyed attending church services at Corpus Christi on Sundays. While Tony enjoyed watching Packer and Brewers games, and attending Bobby Jr.’s ball games, his greatest happiness came from spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Survivors include three children, Tracey (Mike) Wilson and their sonsTyler, Mitchell, and Aaron, Menomonee Falls; Bobby (Lauren) Adamov and their daughter, Reaghan, Raleigh N.C.; and Whitney Tenor, Milwaukee; one sister, Susan (Darrell) Bley, Egg Harbor; two brothers, Terry (Susan) Tenor, Sturgeon Bay; Bob (Cindy) Tenor, Sturgeon Bay; many nieces and nephews; Tony’s beloved friend, Linda Coopman and her children. Tony was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday June 13, 2012, at Holy Name of Mary Church in Maplewood with Rev. Anthony Birdsall and Deacon Paul Zenfeski officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Forbes Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gardner Rifle Club in memory of Tony Tenor, 2389 S. Stevenson Pier Rd., Brussels, WI 54204.
Special thanks to Dan and Scott Ratajczak for their care and concern for Tony.