Tony Martin Anderson, 60, of Amissville, VA, passed April 5, 2019, at his residence.
Tony was born on December 15, 1958 at Warren County Hospital, to Ford L. Anderson and Ethel Mae Campbell. Tony graduated Fauquier High School in 1977 and went on to Alabama A&M on a football scholarship. Tony then joined the United States Army in 1980, where he was an SP4 Cryptologic Technician, and received the Samuel F. B. Morse Award. On May 17, 1984 Tony married the love of his life Teresa Ann Pry in Annapolis, Maryland.
Tony and Teresa made their home in Amissville, Virginia where they raised their 2 children, Zachary and Megan. Tony was a proud United States Postal Carrier, and retired in 2015. Tony had a passion for motorcycles along with being a faithful fan of The Washington Redskins. Tony was also a member of the Through Hill Baptist Church. He was known by all for his compassion, generosity, and described as ‘The Happy Mailman’. His heart was genuine and brought joy to everyone that would speak to him.
Tony is survived by his wife, Teresa Anderson; son Zachary (Julie) Anderson of Amissville, Va., daughter Megan (Greg) Gardner of Bealeton, Va.; his identical twin Rodney (Wanda) Anderson of Manassas, Va.; a brother Wayne of San Diego, Ca; a sister Saleika (Henry) Leak of Cohoes New York; two-step brothers Carlos (Ethel) Campbell of Tampa, Fl.; and James Campbell of Richmond, Va.; three grandchildren Gavin Anderson, Gwenyth Gardner, and Claire Gardner;
Tony was preceded in death by his parents, Ethel Mae Campbell, his father Ford L. Anderson, and step brother Albert (Doris) Campbell of Warrenton, Va.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Moser Funeral Home, 233 Broadview Avenue, Warrenton Va. 20186. Followed by the burial at Culpeper National Cemetery, 305 US Ave, Culpeper, VA 22701.
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