Evelyn E. Amos
- February 23, 1923 - April 14, 2012
- Trotwood, Ohio
of Evelyn's Passing
Trotwood Church of the Brethren
208 E. Main St.
Trotwood, OH 45426
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I love you so much and miss you terribly. You were truly an inspiration to everyone around you. I know you are where you want to be.....Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Sandy Herman - Union, OH
“I am so sorry for your loss. My mother Carol Tanner (wife of late Robert Tanner Jr) wanted me to let you all know she is thinking of you all and you...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Tina Tanner Maddox - springfield, OH
I will miss you terribly but know you are with Grandpa. Thank you for being such a wonderful and influential person in my life! I am...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Karen Amos Johnson - Powell, OH
“Dear Carol And family, I was sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts are with you all. Evelyn was a wonderful person. Sincerely, Debbie
4 of 9 | Posted by: Debbie McDaniel - Vandalia, OH
“I'm so sorry for your loss, Julie. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Your Mom sounded like a very special lady! Love, Jean
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jean Allison - Urbana, OH
“Carol you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Memories you will always have, keep them close to your heart.
6 of 9 | Posted by: Diana Jones-Horvath - Dayton, OH
“Ron, sorry to hear about your mom, but it certainly seems like hers was a life well lived. I think she sure did turn out some nice kids, and I know...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: David Miller - Dayton, OK
“I want to thank this family for allowing me the priviledge of caring for Evelyn through her transitions of care on our campus. Evelyn was a wonderful...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Deanna Perkins - Dayton, OH
“Karen, and all the family and friends of Evelyn Amos, she was such a special lady, always smiling and enjoying people. She lived such a wonderful...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Bobbie and Larry Rudd - Quincy, IL
AMOS, Evelyn E. (Forth)
Age 89, of Trotwood, passed away April 14, 2012.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 70 years, Herbert "Dutch" Amos; and daughter, Sherry Rife.
Evelyn is survived by 6 children, Richard (Norann) Amos, Jack Amos, Carol Gilvin, Ron (Joan) Amos, Don Amos, and Julie (Janet Stasio) Amos; 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild. She is also survived by her large, extended family, and friends.
Evelyn was a lifelong and instrumental member of the Trotwood Church of the Brethren. She and Dutch served as deacons at the church for many years. Evelyn worked at Trotwood Madison City Schools as the principal's secretary for 7 years and administrative assistant for the superintendent for 10 years. She loved her community and served as Betsy Trotwood during a Heritage Days celebration.
Evelyn was well known for her culinary skills, especially pies, her infamous homemade chocolate cakes and applesauce. She was a friend to everyone and never, ever met a stranger. Evelyn was happiest when she was surrounded by her large family and especially all of her grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 10:00AM Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Trotwood Church of the Brethren, 208 E. Main St., with Pastor Paula Bowser officiating. Interment will follow at Bear Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday evening from 5-8 PM and also Wednesday from 9:00 AM until the start of the service. The family would like to thank the staff at Friendship Village and Acclaim Hospice for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made, in memory of Evelyn, to the Trotwood Church of the Brethren.