Moss Bluff - Florentino "Tony" Buan, 81, passed away on October 23, 2012, at his residence.
Tony was born in Hilo, Hawaii and lived in Moss Bluff for 40 years. He was a member of Moss Bluff United Methodist Church. He was also a retired veteran from the United States Army as Sgt. First Class; he was a veteran of the Korean War and was a member of the American Legion Post #1 and the VFW Post 9933. He sang and played music and was an avid square dancer and a square dance caller. He was also co-owner of Janet's Square Dance Apparel Shop. Tony was a loving husband, brother and friend.
He is survived by his wife; Janet Buan of Moss Bluff, brothers; Lawrence Fausto Abinosa and wife Bonnie of Pennsylvania, Alfred Buan Abinosa of Las Vegas, Nevada and Rodney Abinosa of Hawaii, sisters; Rose Marie Emstrom and husband Brian of the Philippines and Debra Lee Abinosa Weber and husband Vernon of Hawaii.
A celebration of his life will be at Moss Bluff United Methodist Church at 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, October 27, 2012. Rev Josh Milliron will officiate. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com