(Tony) Anton Hanson Brudevold, Jr. was born to Anton and Madeline Brudevold on June 19, 1935 in Hoquim, Washington. His family then moved to Raymond, Washington where they had a dairy farm. Tony graduated from Raymond High School in 1954. He worked for Weyerheauser and then joined the U.S. Marine Corp in 1957.
Tony married Marlene Hageman in 1961. They had three children: Brion (Eilene) of SC, Rodney (Debbie) of Eagle Point, OR, and Bradley (Andrea) of Caldwell, ID. The family moved to Medford in 1972 where Tony pursued a career in farming and ranching. Tony enjoyed hunting, fishing, photography and camping. He died at his home in Eagle Point on July 27, 2012.
Tony is survived by seven grandchildren: KateLynn White (Anthony), Ally Brudevold, and Kayla Brandel of Eagle Point, OR; Victoria Brudevold, Hanson Brudevold, and Sarah Brudevold of Caldwell, ID; Vanessa Brown of SC, and one great grandson, AJ White of Eagle Point, OR.
Tony was preceded in death by his Father, Anton; Mother, Madeline; and Sister, Andrea.
A funeral service with military honors will be held Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 10:00 a.m. at the Eagle Point Church of the Nazarene. A reception will follow immediately at Arthur’s Restaurant.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to either the Eagle Point Church of the Nazarene or Southern Oregon Cattlemen’s Association.