Anthony "Tony" L. Hartley, age 62 of Durand, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2013 at Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, Durand Chapel with Pastor David Strobe officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday one hour prior to the service and a graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2013 at Deepdale Memorial Gardens, Lansing.
Tony was born April 2, 1951 in Lansing, a son of the late Walter R. and Faye (Tippie) Hartley.
Prior to his retirement, Tony was a truck driver. He was a member of the Durand Eagles, was a Harley-Davidson enthusiast and enjoyed hanging out with his friends.
Mr. Hartley is survived by his daughter, Dayna (Matt Hutchison) Hartley of Corunna; grandson, Carsen Hutchison; sister, Norma Hicks of Dimondale; 2 brothers: Hank (Janet) Hartley of Grand Ledge, Richard "Butch" (Peggy) Hartley of Charlotte and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; 2 brothers: Donald and Walter and sister, Garnet Knectges.
Contributions are suggested to the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.watkinsfuneralhomes.com