Anthony G. Fowler
Anthony G. Fowler, (Tony) age 74, of Great Meadows, NJ passed away peacefully with his wife at his side, Sunday, April 26, 2020 at Hackettstown Reginal Medical Center. Born January 16, 1946 in Hazel Grove, Manchester, England to Alan and Murial Fowler.
Tony proudly served in the U.S. Navy 1963 – 1967 on the Hugh Pervis, DD-709, USS Sierra, AD -18, USS Voorhis DE-1028. He was a member of the American Legion, Post 278, Stanhope, NJ for 35 Years.
Tony graduated from Ramapo Regional H.S. He was employed with Ma Bell then Verizon retiring after 32 Years in 2003.
Tony loved fishing and boating and enjoyed sitting at the ferry in Cape May, watching the Lewis Ferry and other boats going in and out of the Delaware Bay. He enjoyed hunting and working on his muscle cars in his earlier years. He liked watching hockey, golf and Fox News.
Tony was a loving husband to Susan (nee Baker) for 48 Years. He is survived by his beloved daughter Laurie and loving companion Scott Tarnoski, his loving grandchildren, Zachary and Kaylee Fowler of Byram, N.J., sister Jacqulin and husband Bruce of S.C., sister Leslie of FLA, brother, Keith and wife Tammy of C.O., sister –in law Janet and husband Tim of N.C. Holly and Husband Jim of P.A. and many nieces and nephews.
Tony is predeceased by his son Anthony, his parents Alan and Murial, his in-laws Audrey and Ronald Becker and a brother in-law Wayne Baker.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown NJ 07840. Those wishing to leave an online condolence may do so at www.cochranfuneral.com/