Anthony Rankin


Mr. Anthony Ferrero Rankin, age 55, of Yulee, FL., passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville, FL.

Born in Philadelphia, PA., on August 5, 1961 to Diane Ferrero and the late Harry Dehaven Rankin, Mr. Rankin grew up in Philadelphia and graduated from Upper Moreland High School in 1979.

He worked as a General Contractor in Pennsylvania and retired to Fernandina Beach with his wife Sharon in 2015. He was an avid fisherman and loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Mr. Rankin leaves behind his wife Sharon Rankin of Yulee, FL., his mother Diane Ferrero of Hatboro, PA., step-sons, Patrick and Christopher Kelly of Orlando, FL., step-daughter, Mellissa Ricks of Yulee, FL., sisters Diana Van Pelt of Myrtle Beach, SC., and Deborah Dougherty of Doylestown, PA., and five grandchildren.

The family will celebrate his life in Pennsylvania at a later date.

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