Anthony Layne McCowan, passed away on Friday, May 7, 2021, in Portland, Indiana.

In honoring Tony's wishes, there will be no calling hours or services.

Tony was born in Portland on June 25, 1963, the son of Arthur and Pansy (Billbrey) McCowan. He went to school in Portland and spent most of his life in Sebring, Florida, recently moving back to his hometown. He worked in sales most of his life.

He was preceded in death by his parents Arthur and Pansy McCowan; and siblings Jackie McCowan, Velma DeBoy and Arthur “Gary” McCowan. He was a devoted father and is survived by his children Bonnie Cullifer (husband: Darrell), Megan McCowan, David McCowan, Dylan McCowan and Cynthia McCowan. His siblings Bonnie Pruitt, Donna Pettus, A.L. McCowan, Ron Hudson (wife: Debbie), Jan Fulkerson and Larry McCowan also survive. Also surviving are his dear friends Elizabeth Moles and Jessica Fisher. Also surviving are his grandchildren Dawson, Daniel, Christian, Autumn, Colton and Emma.

Baird-Freeman Funeral Home in Portland is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be expressed at bairdfreeman.com.