Anthony H. Burish, 70, of Warsaw, Indiana, died on 8/1/2009 at 3:56 am at in his residence. He was born on July 5, 1939 in Marathon, Wisconsin.
Anthony was born to Edward and Leora (Jost) Burish. He graduated from Marathon High School in 1957 and served in the U.S. Army in Military Police from 1962 – 1964. Anthony served 1 year in Korea from 1963 – 1964. He married Shirley Manicke on December 30, 1961 in Marathon, Wisconsin. He moved to Warsaw in 1965 and worked as a Sales Representative for various companies in Women's Apparel.
He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw where he served as a cantor. His hobbies were singing religious music, working in his yard, talking, eating and driving. He loved his family, faith and friends.
He is survived by his Wife; Shirley Burish, Warsaw, Indiana
3 Children; Jennifer Nelson, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Scott (and spouse Tammi) Burish, Warsaw, Indiana
Stephanie (and spouse Jeremie) Slone, Winona Lake, Indiana
6 Grandchildren; Christopher Sands, Blake Nelson, Lauren and Jaceb Burish, Ayla Burish and Kilee Slone
1 Step Grandson, Kain Slone
13 Brothers and Sisters; Beatrice Wadzinski, Wausau, Wisconsin
Reuben Burish, Two Rivers, Wisconsin
Marlen Burish, Wausau, Wisconsin
Elton Burish, Wausau, Wisconsin
James Burish, Marathon, Wisconsin
Edward Burish, Wausau, Wisconsin
John Burish, Marathon, Wisconsin
Janet Skrzypchak, Niles, Illinois
Shirley Reid, Hot Springs, Arkansas
Kenneth Burish, Wausau, Wisconsin
Norbert Burish, Wausau, Wisconsin
Thomas Burish, Irma, Wisconsin
Michael Burish, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
He is preceded in death by his Parents; Sister, Sister Beatrice Lavern Burish; Brother, Eugene Burish and a Grandson, Mitch Burish.
Services will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw, Indiana on Wednesday, August 5, 2009 at 10:00 am. Calling hours will be 4:00 – 8:00 pm at the funeral chapel with a rosary at 7:30 pm. on Tuesday, August 4, 2009. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, Indiana.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, Indiana is in charge of arrangements. The family requests memorial contributions be given to Our Father's House, 401 Argonne Road, Warsaw, Indiana 46580; Sacred Heart Catholic Church Building Fund or Music Department of the church, 125 North Harrison Street, Warsaw, Indiana 46580 or to K21 Foundation (Center of Hope) P.O. Box 1810, Warsaw, Indiana 46580.