Anthony J. Lake

Anthony J. Lake, 33, of Leavenworth, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012. He was born April 28, 1979, in Slidell, La., the son of Kenneth and Teresa (Bailey) Lake.

On July 31, 1999, he married Melissa L. Fritz at the Memorial Chapel on Fort Leavenworth. She survives at the home. He is also survived by three children; seven brothers; and his parents.

Anthony was a loyal husband, devoted father and a faithful Christian man of God. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, singing and teaching his children sports. He was a good role model as a Christian to his family and community. He enthusiastically gave of his time and talent helping others.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2012, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at noon, Monday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Leavenworth National Cemetery.