MONROE — Marcus Alexander Anton, 54, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2012 at his home.
Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. July 7, 2012 at Olivet United Methodist Church in Lilesville with Father Gregory Georgiou officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will greet friends on Saturday at the church for one hour prior to the services.
Anton was born May 18, 1958 in Wadesboro, a son of George Thomas Anton of Grover, and the late Lela Frances Goodwin Anton. He was a licensed electrician and had worked with Starr Electric. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Surviving are his father and stepmother, George and Elaine Anton of Grover; his brother and sister, George A. Anton of Maiden, and Sylvia Anton of Indian Trail; and his niece, Eva and her husband, Billy, and their children, Ethan, Lucas and Lydia.
The family suggests memorials be made to Hospice of Union County, 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe, NC 28110 or to Olivet United Methodist Church, c/o Martha D. Goodwin, 3788 Stanback Ferry Road, Lilesville, NC 28091.
The arrangements are in care of Leavitt Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.leavittfuneralhomewadesboro.com.