Anastacio Rivera Loanzon

February 1, 2024

Anastacio Rivera Loanzon, USN (Ret.), age 79, of Pensacola, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 30, 2024. Anastacio was born in Malabon, Phillipines to the late Carlos Loanzon and Pilar Rivera Loanzon. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his younger brother, Isagani Felixberto “Bert” Loanzon; sister, Ofelia Loanzon; and grandson, Nathan Pinkney.

Anastacio “Anching” Loanzon, USN (Ret.) proudly served his country in the United States Navy serving on the USS Boston CAG-1, USS Lexington CVT-16, USS McCloy DE-1038, USS Nimitz CVN-68, and having served in the Vietnam War. Anching was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and brother and friend to many. Throughout his life he loved cooking, singing, fishing, football and spending time with the people he adored. He was loved dearly and will be missed by all who knew him.

Those left to cherish his memory include, his loving wife, Myrna Lopez Loanzon, daughters, Mychie Loanzon Layne (Rusty Layne), and Marie Loanzon; son, Anastacio L Loanzon Jr “John”(Leslie); grandchildren Ashlie Summers, Christian Colvin (Katie), Devin Loanzon(Sammi),Tahtyanna Hunter-Loanzon; Anna Hendricks (Jake), Emma Loanzon, Mia Loanzon, great-grandchildren, Micah, Malakai, Atarah-Grace, Maverick, Remy, Hadley, and Ivey; Brothers, Ernesto(Chel), Carlos “Sonny”(Edna), Ulderico”Ric”(Myrna), Hermogenes “Gene”, Orlando “Orly”(Aida), and Jose Genaro (Carol).

Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM until the memorial service to begin at 3:00 PM on Monday, February 5, 2024 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home-Cantonment with Father Lourdu Inbaraj, HGN, officiating. Service will be available via livestream.

Faith Chapel Funeral Home North, 1000 South Highway 29, Cantonment, is entrusted with arrangements.


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