Obituary photo of Anthony Getchel, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Anthony "Tony" Getchel

1925 - 2023
Obituary photo of Anthony Getchel, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Anthony "Tony" Getchel

1925 - 2023

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Service:
Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00pm
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Interment:
Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00pm
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery

Interment:
Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00pm
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Anthony Getchel, 97, of Canajoharie, New York, and recently of Junction City, Kansas, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2023. Cremation will take place. A graveside service will be held at Kansas Veterans' Cemetery on Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1820 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67214, or any good cause that would benefit military veterans.

He was born on February 20, 1925, Denbo, Pennsylvania, to Anthony and Elizabeth (Kovach) Getchel.

Anthony volunteered for the United States Marine Corps on July 25, 1942. He served as a Staff Sergeant during World War II. After the war, he became a dairy farmer in central New York and farmed for over 25 years.

Anthony is survived by his daughters, Pamela (James) Emerson of Junction City, Kansas, Sandra Getchel of Delaware; four grandsons, Michael, Mathew, and Mark Patulski, and Mitchell Emerson; granddaughter, Jessica Moreno-Getchel-Burke; and two great grandchildren, Taylor and Jarek Patulski.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Alan and Ronald Getchel; and daughter, Audrey Getchel.

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Anthony Getchel, 97, of Canajoharie, New York, and recently of Junction City, Kansas, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2023. Cremation will take place. A graveside service will be held at Kansas Veterans' Cemetery on Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1820 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67214, or any good cause that would benefit military veterans.

He was born on February 20, 1925, Denbo, Pennsylvania, to Anthony and Elizabeth (Kovach) Getchel.

Anthony volunteered for the United States Marine Corps on July 25, 1942. He served as a Staff Sergeant during World War II. After the war, he became a dairy farmer in central New York and farmed for over 25 years.

Anthony is survived by his daughters, Pamela (James) Emerson of Junction City, Kansas, Sandra Getchel of Delaware; four grandsons, Michael, Mathew, and Mark Patulski, and Mitchell Emerson; granddaughter, Jessica Moreno-Getchel-Burke; and two great grandchildren, Taylor and Jarek Patulski.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Alan and Ronald Getchel; and daughter, Audrey Getchel.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Service:
Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00pm
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Interment:
Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00pm
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery

Interment:
Monday, March 20, 2023 at 1:00pm
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery

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