Aug 17, 2012 - StaffAnthony John "Tony" Genoff, 81, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, in Casper.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Davis Funeral Home with Pastor Dale Adams of Lighthouse Bible Church officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Military honors will be by the Friday-Truan Detachment No. 683 Marine Corp League & Veterans.
He was born Nov. 26, 1930, in Walker, S.D., son of Eremeo and Martha (Werlinger) Genoff. He grew up in MacIntosh, S.D.
Mr. Genoff served in the U.S. Army from January 1952 until he was honorably discharged in December 1953 while stationed in Germany. He received an Army Occupation Medal and National Defense Suc. Medal.
On April 25, 1980, he married Marian L. Hull in Casper.
He worked as a Dozer operator and retired from Union Carbide in 1993.
His family said he was an avid fisherman, loved playing card games with his friends, enjoyed gardening and arrowhead hunting and did his own canning and taught many friends how to make his famous pickled asparagus. His family said that he considered the casino to be his social club and that his family and friends were important to him.
He was a member of the VFW and the Eagles.
He is survived by his son, Tony Lyle Genoff and his wife Misi of Australia; daughter Tracy Thomas and her husband Quinn of Broadus, Mont.; stepsons Clayton Hull and his wife Donna of Pine Valley, Calif., Gordon Hull and his wife Kay of Arapahoe and David Hull and his wife Diana of Riverton; stepdaughter Kathryn Stover and her husband Gordon of Riverton and Diane Canes and her husband Danny of Phoenix, Ariz.; brother George Genoff of Lemmon, S.D.; 14 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Marian; brothers Joe, Louie and Mike; sister Betty; stepson Mike and baby daughter, Linda.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Online condolences may be left at www.thedavisfuneralhome.com.
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