Anthony "Tony" William Milbocker
Mr. Anthony "Tony" William Milbocker, 85 of Vienna, Michigan died peacefully on the early morning of January 16, 2018 at MediLodge of Hillman. He was born on December 20, 1932 in Johannesburg, Michigan to the late, Thomas and Amy (Weber) Milbocker. He was a proud veteran of the United States Army and served during the Korean War. On April 13, 2004 in Johannesburg, he married his wife, Mary (Vaillancour) Milbocker and together they celebrated 13 years of marriage before his passing. Tony spent 25 years working in the gas fields and retired from Trendwell Energy. He was a cattle farmer, a wood cutter, and an outdoorsman. He loved to cut wood, putter around the yard, and garden. Above everything, he enjoyed time spent with his family and dog, Cocoa. He will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Milbocker of Atlanta; son, Gabriel Milbocker of Midland; grandchildren, Andrew and Thomas; brother, John (Debby) Milbocker of Johannesburg; sisters, Loretta Skop of Elmira; Virginia Friend of Virginia; Janiece (Micky) McGee of California; Marilyn (Troy) Reneau of Silver City, North Carolina; Theresa Corden of Florida; close friends, Elmo Wolf; Jim (Debbie Klein) Baker; Diann (John) Fazekas; Judy (Bill) Pappas; the girl's from Van Paemels; and Judi (Tom) Brown. Above all, a special thanks to MediLodge of Hillman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Amy Milbocker; brothers, Dan and Pat; and sisters, Helen and Angie.
Funeral services for Mr. Milbocker will take place at 11:00AM on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Green Funeral Home, Lewiston; Pastor Roger Steele officiating. Visitation will take place on Monday, January 22, 2018 from 2:00PM until 8:00PM and again on Tuesday from 10:00AM until time of service. In lieu of flowers the family has suggested donations to the Hospice of Michigan, Alpena or the Elk Country Animal Shelter.