Obituaries

Anton Schorer -

Anton Tony Schorer, 74, of Jonesborough, TN, passed away on October 7, 2011, in Nashville, Tenn. He was born in Kempton Germany and was the son of the late Anton and Annie Domke Schorer.

Anton was kind-hearted, caring, humorous man who enjoyed stamp collecting, Indian relics, cooking and creating and building. He loved spending time with his family and was passionate about church charities.

He was a member of Central Christian Church of Jonesborough. He retired from the United States Air Force and worked at Antelope Valley College in Lancaster, California.

In addition to his parents, Anton is preceded in death by one Sister.

Survivors include his wife, Judy Schorer; three daughters, Teresa Schorer of Stuttgart, Germany and Monika Schorer of Maryland, Jeannie Martin of Simpsonville, South Carolina; one son: Jeff Horvat of Grand Junction, Colorado; grandchildren: Jordan Schorer and Joseph Wicinske of Stuttgart, Germany, Devin Horvat of Grand Junction, Colorado and Malinah Martin of Simpsonville, South Carolina; and his church family.

The family had private military honors graveside service, Friday, October 14, 2011 at Mountain Home National Cemetery with Pastor Bob Roberson officiating. A memorial service was held at Central Christian Church on Saturday, October 15, 2011, followed by fellowship at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be sent to the American Cancer Society in his name. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.

Tetrick Funeral and Cremation Services, 3001 Peoples St., Johnson City, 610-7171.