Anthony Warren “Tony” Buenger, 83, of Gettysburg, died Sunday, June 11, 2023, at his home, while surrounded by his loving family.
Born January 25, 1940, in Baltimore City, MD, he was one of ten children (3 brothers and 6 sisters) to the late Leo and Wilhelmina (Bosse) Buenger.
Tony was a 1959 graduate of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute.
He was a veteran of the United States Army Reserves and was very patriotic.
He retired at age 53 as a foreman for Cummins Engine.
Tony was a member of the Gettysburg United Methodist Church. He enjoyed camping, bowling, country line dancing and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving wife, whom he married in 1959, Barbara J. (Fleming) Buenger; a son, Anthony Warren Buenger, Jr. of Nashville, TN; a daughter, Tina Denise Brady and husband Matthew of Gettysburg; a daughter-in-law, Esther Johann "Jody" Buenger of Alabama; 6 grandchildren, Jeremy Schaffner and wife Courtney, Joani Harlan and husband Ben, Alexandria Buenger; twins, Stirling Buenger and wife Katya, Devin Buenger, and Andrew Eckenrode; 3 great-grandchildren, Dean Schaffner, Fiona Harlan, Strider Schaffner, a great-grand baby boy on the way; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday, June 17, 2023 at the Gettysburg United Methodist Church, 30 W. High St., Gettysburg, with Pastor Rick Smith officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 9:30AM until the start of the service.
Interment will take place at 12:00PM on Monday at Glen Haven Memorial Park, 7231 Ritchie Hwy., Glen Burnie, MD.