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Gard Funeral Home & Cremation Services - Eaton
Thursday January 27th, 2022
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Visitation Catholic Church
Friday January 28th, 2022

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Anthony W. "Tony" Petry

Anthony W. “Tony” Petry, age 70, of Camden, OH passed away on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He was born December 11, 1951 in Hamilton, OH to Mary Alice (Toschlog) Petry and the late Daniel Petry. Tony was a 1970 graduate of Preble Shawnee High School. He was a lifelong member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Camden. He took over the family Mulberry Pheasantry business and transitioned it into the Mulberry Pheasantry Hunting Preserve, where he enjoyed teaching youth about hunting and hosting the annual youth hunt. He was a longtime Preble County farmer and local truck driver. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Wilma Petry of Camden; mother Alice Petry of Camden; son Gary Petry of Camden; daughter Joyce (Jason) Poe of Gratis; grandchildren Gabrielle Petry, Tyler Poe and his “little buddy” Treyton Poe; sisters Lois (Dave) Kuhbander of Camden and Velma (Mike) Moore of Camden; several nieces and nephews; and his best hunting friend and birddog “Boomer”. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, January 28, 2022 at Visitation Catholic Church, 407 East Main St., Eaton, OH with Father David Doseck officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Gratis, OH. Memorial contributions may be sent to Butler County Pheasants Forever, ℅ Dave Abrams, 6461 Buckley Road, Oxford, OH 45056. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent by visiting www.gardfuneralhome.com.

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Love and prayers to his loved ones.

Everett and Sandi Taulbee Jan 28 2022 8:29 PM

So sorry for the Petry family's loss. I pray you all find strength to get through the next few days and cherish all the memories you have. Prayers are being lifted up for all of you.

Wendy And Michael Pekarscik Jan 28 2022 9:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Anthony Petry

Randy&Karen Ehler Jan 27 2022 9:30 PM

Condolences to all who knew and loved Tony. We spent many years making great memories during our family hunting days and Tony and the guys were a big part of it. He will be dearly missed.

Bean/ Oda Sexton and family Jan 27 2022 4:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Anthony Petry

Dwayne&Teresa Campbell Jan 27 2022 4:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Anthony Petry

Jonathan and Deborah Brubaker and Family Jan 27 2022 12:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Anthony Petry

Elizabeth and Paul Vance ♥ Jan 26 2022 2:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Anthony Petry

Diane Proeschel & Family Jan 26 2022 5:22 AM

Our hearts go out to Tony's family. So sorry

Bob and Shirley Howell Jan 25 2022 5:47 PM

Today. I prayed for you to be strong and stay strong there's nothing you face today that you and God working together can't handle my thoughts and prayers are with you all love Terri

Terri Cornwell Jan 25 2022 11:51 AM

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