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Max LeRoy Anthony

Aline-Funeral service for Max will be Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.  at Aline High School Gymnasium with Polly Young officiating.  Burial will follow at Aline Star Cemetery.  Viewing will be Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. with the family present from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. 

Max LeRoy Anthony, 62, passed away suddenly Saturday evening, March 4, 2017 after emergency surgery.

Max was born January 27, 1955 in Alva to Buddy Anthony and Cordelia Frey Anthony. He was a lifelong resident of Aline.  He was an amazing man, father, papa, mechanic, farmer, do anything for anybody guy.  He was the fire chief in Aline for over twenty years, was known by his big wave, when met along the highway, was the local car whisperer, jack and master of all trades, and most of all he was always making people laugh!

He is survived by his parents, Buddy and Cordelia Anthony; his wife, Rita Anthony; his daughters, Haley Anthony and Hilary Nicholson and husband, Matt; grandson, Jayden Howerton; granddaughter, Aleigh Nicholson; his brothers, Cary Anthony and wife, Nancy, Rocky Anthony and wife, Vicki and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Contributions in memory of Max may be made to Arubah Community Clinic, 1021 W Main, Collinsville, OK 74021 or online

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May this tribute bring comforting words and pleasant memories during this difficult time. It has been an honor serving your family.
Lanman Funeral Home Staff


To the family of Max Anthony. I was very sorry to read of his passing. I didn't see him too often, but when I did he always had a smile to give me. Condolences from Cleo and I, and may God be with your family in these sad times. Blessings to one and all.
Jim Scribner


Our prayer`s are with the family,Max was a great man and will be missed by all Rest in peace!!!!!
jim & mary blackledge



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