Villanueva Anthony Taylor, 11, passed away at his home in Newton on Saturday, April 1, 2017.
He was born October 14, 2005 in Newton, Kansas to Geovanny Villanueva and Erica Robinson.
He attended 5th grade at Santa Fe Middle School and he enjoyed gaming, legos and playing sports in the recreational league. He had a wonderful sense of humor and brought laughter to those around him. His life was gone too quick but the impact he made on the lives he touched will carry on.
Anthony leaves behind his mom and dad: Geovanny and Erica; brother: Kaeden 12; little sister: Sophia Green 6; 2 step-siblings: Joshua and Justice Green; grandparents: John and Janet Robinson and Salvador and Maria Villanueva; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 7th at the First Baptist Church in Newton. A public visitation will be held from 5:00-9:00 p.m., Thursday, April 6th at Petersen Funeral Home. The family will be present at the visitation to greet friends and family from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Pastor Chip Bungard will preside over the service. Burial will follow the service at Greenwood Cemetery in Newton.
A memorial has been set up for GoFundMe.com. Petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com.