Anthony R. “Tony” Hassfurther, 56 of Ferdinand passed away Friday August 7th in Memorial Hospital & Health Care Center, Jasper. He was born January 12, 1959 in Jasper. In. to Linus & Darlene (Hasenour) Hassfurther.
Tony was a former construction worker for several companies in the area, and a farmer. He enjoyed horses, and horse drawn farm equipment, thrashing wheat, storytelling and jokes. He was a member of Early Days Antique Club.
Surviving are 2 daughters, Amanda Koch and husband Aaron of New Boston and Ashley Kellems and husband Jesse of St. Meinrad. His parents Linus & Darlene Hassfurther of Ferdinand. 3 grandchildren, Logan & Jacob Hockenberry, and Vanesa Kellems. 2 sisters, Sheila Fleck and husband Cliff of Jasper, Cindy Hassfurther of Ferdinand. 3 brothers, Russell Hassfurther and wife Tina, Bill Hassfurther, and Andy Hassfurther and wife Brenda all of Ferdinand. 7 nieces & nephews.
Funeral services 10:00 AM Tuesday August 11th in Saint Ferdinand Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Friends may call after 8:00 AM Tuesday at the church. Becher Funeral Home, Ferdinand is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.becherfuneralhome.com.