Anthony Ray Ploss

Anthony Ray Ploss, 58, of Erie, passed away, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, at Saint Vincent Hospital.  

He was born on April 19, 1961, in Corry, a son of John Ploss Sr. and Roxanne Hamilton Parks.   

He married Alice F. Beard, she survives.

He was a welder for Ridg-U-Rak in North East, and a member of the NRA.

Anthony enjoyed hunting, fishing, going to camp, and loved spending time with his kids and grandkids.

In addition to his wife, Alice, he is survived by two daughters, Bridget Nicole Gardner of Franklin, and Bethany Marie Gardner of Centerville; five sons, Anthony Greene of Erie, Justin Ploss of Corry, William Ploss of Erie, Kyle Ploss of Centerville, and Shane Gardner of Corry; two sisters, Vickie Rossey and her husband, Earl, of Meadville and Stacey Kuberry and her husband, Jim, of Centerville; a brother, Delbert Ploss of Erie; special aunt and uncle Jean and Burton Ploss of Corry; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Anthony is preceded in death by his parents; a brother, John Ploss Jr.; his grandparents; and many aunts and uncles.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Anthony's memory to Warren-Glenn Funeral Home, 62 S. Main St., Union City, PA 16438.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolence on Anthony's Book of Memories online at