Joseph Thomas "Hap" Anthony
February 22, 2020
Joseph Thomas "Hap" Anthony, 69, of Duncott, passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2020.
Joseph was born on January 1, 1951 at the Good Samaritan Hospital, Pottsville, to the late Catherine Mary Morgans and Joseph John Anthony. He lived in Duncott all his life.
He attended the former St. Vincent de Paul School, Minersville and graduated from Nativity BVM High School, Pottsville in 1968.
He was a member of the former St. Kieran's Parish, Heckscherville, where he served as a Lector and served as Lector at St. Michael the Archangel Parish, Minersville.
He was a former employee for 44 years at the Good Samaritan Hospital where he was Linen Supervisor.
He was a PIAA and IBOA basketball official for 18 years, and a CYO basketball coach for 14 years at St. Vincent's Parish Minersville, where he was involved in many championship seasons. He was involved for many years with the Minersville Little League as an umpire, coach and president of the league.
He was a member of Pottsville Council #431 of the Knights of Columbus and the Schuylkill Assembly of the 4th Degree, and the J.F.K. Division #2 of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, where he served as historian.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Karen Levkulic Anthony.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Michael the Archangel Parish, 538 Sunbury St., Minersville with Msg. William Handges officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Peace Cemetery, Minersville at the convenience of the family.
The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove is in charge of arrangements and you may send condolences online at www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com
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