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Tony R. “Moss” Beery, 58, of Decatur, died at his residence on March 15, 2011.
Tony was born on September 22, 1952, in Decatur to the late Marvin L. and Leona L. (Boley) Beery.
Tony retired on January 3, 2011, from Bunge North America.
He was a member of American Legion Post 43 and Moose 1311, both in Decatur, and served in the United States Army Reserve.
Survivors include three brothers, Michael P. (Barbara) Beery of Rockford, Ohio; Bruce W. (Mary) Beery of Decatur; and John H. (Susan) Beery of Dunnellon, Florida; five nieces and nephews; and 16 great-nieces and great-nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 18, 2011, at 6 p.m. at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home, Decatur, with calling from 1-6 p.m. Father Gabriel Msuya will officiate and there will be military rites by the color guard from American Legion Post 43.
Memorials are to the National Rifle Association.