Celebrating the life of Anthony "Tony" Pendley
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He was born April 23, 1950 in Bowling Green, KY to Robert and Elsie Elmore Pendley. He married Patricia “Patty” Lingenfelter February 14, 1981; she preceded him in death April 24, 2011.
Tony was also preceded in death by his mother; father; sister, Alice; grandson, Kaleb and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
He is survived by his two daughters, Amy (Thomas) Elmore of Peoria, Tammy (Matthew) Hawley of Macomb; one son, Billy Pendley of Peoria and one brother, Jimmy (Sharon) Pendley of Bowling Green, KY.
Tony served in the U.S. Army and was a Viet Nam Veteran. He was a tow truck driver in his earlier years then worked at the Salvation Army in Peoria. He also called Bingo at the American Legion. He was a member of the Bartonville American Legion Post 979.
Cremation has been accorded a graveside service at the Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors or St. Jude Children’s Hospital in his name.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at csmico.com
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