Anthony Dallas Purkey


DEL NORTE [mdash] Anthony "Tony" Purkey, 60, died May 8, 2019 at his home in Del Norte, Colorado. Tony was born Nov. 8, 1958 to Dallas and Janet Harlean Purkey. Tony attended Pendleton Heights High School where he was an active member in the band. Tony was self employed at Grand Avenue Custom Woodworks in Del Norte.
Tony is survived by his children, Tara Baugher, Jessica (Paul) Teague and Joe (Lindsey) Purkey; sister, Tracy (Tommie) McAllister; uncle Voss (Amy) Purkey; eight grandchildren; three nephews and several cousins, as well as his wife Dawn and daughter, Kora Lueken, of Del Norte.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Christopher Purkey; uncle, Jerry Purkey; and cousin Greg Purkey.
Per Tony's request, cremation will take place and there will be no formal funeral service. Arrangements by Strohmayer's Funeral Home in Monte Vista, Colorado.
A private memorial service for Tony's Indiana family will be held at a later date.
Published on May 14, 2019
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Mary Derringer
May 16, 2019
I'm so sorry for the loss of a loved one,--Be Happy In Heaven With Your Parents.