Obituary photo of Norbert Tonkery, Rochester-New York
In Loving Memory of

Norbert J. Tonkery

1936 - 2018
Obituary photo of Norbert Tonkery, Rochester-New York
In Loving Memory of

Norbert J. Tonkery

1936 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
2636 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester, NY  14626
585-453-9550
Service:
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
2636 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester, NY  14626
585-453-9550
GREECE - Passed peacefully Friday, September 7, 2018, at age 81. He was predeceased by his parents, Mina and John; brothers, John Jr., William; sister, Vincena “Cindy”. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 31 years, Rosemary; children, Lori (Jon) Beckett, Sherry (Dan) Burns, David, Donna (Steve) Semple, Deanna (A.J.) Clark, Denise Marshall, Dianna (Michael) Wilcox; grandchildren, Amanda (Kyle) Kopinski, Joshua Brickler, Johnathan Burns, Emma and Ava Beckett; numerous other grandchildren; and great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Pragle, Roseann Wolfanger, Frances Sauerbier, Mina Coons; brother, Joseph Tonkery; sister-in-law, Donna Kephart; special sister-in-law and care-giver, Cathy Hawley.

Norbert was a proud U.S. Marine Corp. Veteran, who proudly served his country during the Korean War.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 3-7PM at New Comer Cremations and Funerals, 2636 Ridgeway Ave., where a Service with Military Honors will follow at 7PM. Memorial contributions may be directed to Wounded Warriors Project, 370 Seventh Ave., Suite 1802, New York, NY 10001 or to Lifetime Care Hospice of Rochester, 3111 Winton Rd. S., Rochester, NY 14623.

GREECE - Passed peacefully Friday, September 7, 2018, at age 81. He was predeceased by his parents, Mina and John; brothers, John Jr., William; sister, Vincena “Cindy”. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 31 years, Rosemary; children, Lori (Jon) Beckett, Sherry (Dan) Burns, David, Donna (Steve) Semple, Deanna (A.J.) Clark, Denise Marshall, Dianna (Michael) Wilcox; grandchildren, Amanda (Kyle) Kopinski, Joshua Brickler, Johnathan Burns, Emma and Ava Beckett; numerous other grandchildren; and great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Pragle, Roseann Wolfanger, Frances Sauerbier, Mina Coons; brother, Joseph Tonkery; sister-in-law, Donna Kephart; special sister-in-law and care-giver, Cathy Hawley.

Norbert was a proud U.S. Marine Corp. Veteran, who proudly served his country during the Korean War.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 3-7PM at New Comer Cremations and Funerals, 2636 Ridgeway Ave., where a Service with Military Honors will follow at 7PM. Memorial contributions may be directed to Wounded Warriors Project, 370 Seventh Ave., Suite 1802, New York, NY 10001 or to Lifetime Care Hospice of Rochester, 3111 Winton Rd. S., Rochester, NY 14623.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
2636 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester, NY  14626
585-453-9550
Service:
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
2636 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester, NY  14626
585-453-9550

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