Paul (Tony) A. Briner

  • Died: October 6, 2018
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Pine Valley

1320 East Dupont Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46825

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Paul "Tony" A. Briner, 48, passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Greenfield, IN, Tony worked as a diesel mechanic for Bell Equipment Services in Garrett, IN. He served honorably in the U.S. Navy and was a member of American Legion Post #330 New Haven being the Sergeant at Arms for the Legion Riders and Mad Anthony Hog Chapter. He enjoyed farming and riding his motorcycle. Above all he enjoyed spending time with his children, family, and friends. Surviving are his parents Ron and Cheryl Sides of Albion; son Charles "C.J." Briner of Roanoke; daughter, Sara Briner of Arizona; sisters, Angela Collis of Albion and Judy (Mark) Medler of Waterloo; many aunts, uncles, nephews, and cousins; and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his grandparents; aunt, Debbie; and uncle P.J. Service is 10:30 am, Friday, October 12, 2018 at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley funeral Home, 1320 E Dupont Road with an hour of calling prior to the service. Calling at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Funeral Home, Thursday, October 11, 2018, 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. Memorials may be made to the Disabled Veterans or Safe Haven. To sign the online guest book, go to


Condolence & Memory Journal

I will always love you my friend

Posted by Tabitha Shortz - Saucier, MS - Friend   October 12, 2018



My deepest sympathy to you and your family at this difficult time.

Posted by windy pepple - Angola, IN   October 12, 2018

You will be greatly missed. Hold your NMCB7 flag high, Sea bee!!

Posted by Tanya Laird - Gulfporr, MS - Friend   October 11, 2018

Sorry for your loss. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Andrew Horstman - Family Friend   October 11, 2018

My deepest sympathy to all the Briner family for your great loss.

Posted by Gordon Adams - Fort wayne, IN - Acquaintance   October 11, 2018


Posted by Ronnie Bingham - Linwood, MI - Family   October 11, 2018

I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with all of you.

Posted by Linda Mitchell - Albion, IN - Family Friend   October 10, 2018

We hope that you can find some peace at this time. Paul was a good man with a big heart. My wife and I are extremely sorry for your loss.

Posted by Brian and Joellyn Daniels - Titusville, FL - Acquaintance   October 10, 2018

So sorry for your families loss. We will be praying for you all.

Posted by John and Paula Perry - Waterloo, IN - Friend   October 10, 2018

Hugs and prayers for your family.

Posted by Bridgette McCue - Family Friend   October 10, 2018

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Posted by Dennis and Nancy Noak - Rome City, IN - Friend   October 10, 2018

I am so heartbroken for you and your family. I continue to pray for comfort and peace during this difficult time.

Posted by Tammy Anderson - Kendallville, IN - Friend   October 10, 2018

Sorry for your loss. Paul (Tony) will be missed.

Posted by Kim (DoubleK) Kasner - New Haven, IN - Friend   October 09, 2018

Still can't believe you're gone brother. I'll miss you so much. Godspeed and ill,see you again someday

Posted by Eric Page - Fort Wayne, IN - Friend   October 09, 2018

So sorry for your loss. I will be in Colorado and not able to get to visitation. God bless you

Posted by Judy Combs    October 09, 2018


Condolences and Prayers from the Indiana Patriot Guard Riders.
Chaplain Pat Brase

Posted by Patrick Brase - Ft Wayne, IN - Acquaintance   October 09, 2018

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