Anthony was born February 6, 1948 in Kansas City, Kansas. He was one of five children born to the union of Lonnie Lewis Stillwell and Beulah Mae Vaughn Stillwell Nelson.
Anthony departed this life on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 surrounded by his loving family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, second father, Charles E. Nelson, brothers, Lonvis and Ronvis Stillwell, a niece, Adina Franks, both grandparents and great-grandparents, aunts and uncles.
Anthony accepted Christ at a very early age at Second Baptist Church on 10th and Park, now at 5th and Monroe. He loved the Lord with all his heart and soul. He resided in Kansas City, Missouri all his life. He attended Paseo High School, graduating in 1966. He was a mild manner, easy going person. Anthony joined the Air Force in 1967, married Ruth Bradford in 1994 and they remained together.
Anthony Vincent Stillwell leaves to cherish his memories, his wife of twenty-four years, Ruth Bradford Stillwell; a brother, Brian R. Stillwell; a sister, Lonnadene J. Stillwell; nieces: Deonna Stillwell, Marla Renee Bonwell, Brittany and Destiny Stillwell; a nephew, Larenzo Lawerance of San Diego, California; and a host of great-nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Service for Anthony Stillwell will be held Wednesday, July 25, 12:00 p.m. at Second Baptist Church.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the Church.
Interment, Leavenworth National Cemetery.