Dwight E. Amos
July 20, 1958 ‒ August 22, 2015
MANSFIELD: Dwight E. Amos passed away Saturday morning, August 22, 2015 in his Mansfield home. He was 57.
He was born 1958 in Mansfield to parents Claude & Velva (Hess) Amos and graduated from Madison High School.
At age 19 he started working at the steel mill in Mansfield. While working there he underwent an apprenticeship to earn his State approved Certified Journeyman status as an electrician. He worked there until his retirement amassing over 35 years with the company. He was a member of the Mansfield Shrine Club and a lifetime member of the Venus Masonic Lodge #152. Dwight was a Cleveland Browns fan and held season tickets to go to the games.
He is survived by his siblings Ken (Karen) Amos of Lucas, Roger (Stephanie) Amos of Mansfield, Judy (Jim) Berry of Lucas, and Claude (Beth) Amos of Mansfield.
Dwight was preceded in death by his parents and a cousin Farley Amos.
His family will receive friends 6-7:45 p.m. Wednesday, August 26, 2015 in the Finefrock Chapel of the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Homes, 350 Marion Avenue, where a Masonic service will be held at 7:45 p.m. A graveside service will be held Thursday morning at 11 a.m. at Lantz Cemetery, where Pastors Charles Barnhill and Jim Berry will officiate.
Contributions in his memory to Mansfield Shrine Club may be made at the funeral home.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Dwight’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them or watch his tribute video at SnyderFuneralHomes.com