Anthony was born Aug. 26, 1945, to Joseph Bloise and Jennie Caruso Bloise in Olean, New York.
He loved to watch boxing and football, enjoyed cooking, loved his grandchildren and spending time with his family. He was an animal lover, who liked to feed the llamas, look for the antelope in the fields and he is now soaring with the eagles.
Anthony is survived by his wife, Shirley (Leaverne), of the family home; six children: Troy Flury and his wife, Lucy, of Twin Falls, Idaho; Michele Wade, of Escondido, Calif.; Kathy Johnson and her husband, Wes, of Escondido Calif.; Ron Flury and his wife, Carrie of Roswell; Lorraine Bragg and her husband, Nick, of Sacramento, Calif., and Monica Bloise of Sacramento, Calif.; his brother, Michael Bloise, of Albuquerque; 11 grandchildren: Francesa Flury, Jason Flury, Robert Cultrera, Eric Bird, Josh Cultrera, Michael Flury, Brittany Villegas, Alyssa Bragg, Nathaniel Bragg, Katie Flury and Abbie Flury; great-grandchildren: Jaeden Flury, Kayla Flury, Maxx Villegas, Kyra Villegas, Sawyer Flury, Nicholas Cultrera, Karissa Battin, Christian Battin and his special friend, Sofie the dog.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Jennie Bloise; and five siblings: Virginia Sogabe, Sam Bloise, Joseph Bloise, Dominic Bloise and Frank Bloise.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.