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Melvin Irving Amoss
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Birth: Nov. 28, 1929
Sykesville
Carroll County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 2011
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Melvin Irving Amoss, of Thurmont, MD and formerly of Taneytown, MD, died January 28, 2011, in Gettysburg, following a short but fierce battle with MDS. He was the husband of Betty Lee Ausherman Amoss, who died in 1997.

Born November 28, 1929, in Sykesville, Md., he was the son of the late William and Elizabeth (Hurt) Amoss.

He was a truck driver for both RH Crawford and Zentz Trucking. He served in the United States Air Force and was a veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Amoss was affiliated with the United Methodist Church, American Legion Hesson Snider Post 120 in Taneytown, and the Harney VFW. He enjoyed flying, tinkering with motors, lawn work, and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was an avid CB radio operator with the proud handle "The Agitator."

Surviving are daughter, Karen Lee Chiaruttini and husband, Timothy of Taneytown, Md.; son, Melvin Wayne Amoss and Diane of Williamsport; grandchildren, Laryssa Doody and husband, Keith of Thurmont, Md., Jordan Chiaruttini and wife, Miriam of Hanover, Donald M. Chiaruttini of Baltimore, Md., Luke Amoss of Littlestown, and Christy Claybaugh and husband, Charlie of Littlestown; 11 great-grandchildren, Justice, Jaydon, Tara, Becky, Brandon, Ava, Addison, Braydon, Taylor, Austin, and Kyle; great-great-grandchild, Nathaniel Stonesifer; brothers, George Amoss and wife, Theo of Westminster, and Calvin Amoss and wife, Carol of Taneytown; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Interment: Keysville Union Cemetery, Keysville. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Irving Amoss (1899 - 1992)
  Elizabeth Bailey Hurt Amoss (1905 - 2000)
 
 Spouse:
  Betty Lee Ausherman Amoss (1928 - 1997)
 
 Sibling:
  Melvin Irving Amoss (1929 - 2011)
  Calvin Leroy Amoss (1933 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Keysville Union Cemetery
Keysville
Carroll County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Jan 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64833588
Melvin Irving Amoss
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Melvin Irving Amoss
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Melvin Irving Amoss
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Happy Birthday Pappy I miss you.
- laryssa doody
 Added: Nov. 29, 2016
Miss you very much Pappy <3
- Tara Stonesifer
 Added: Jan. 2, 2014

- Lisa
 Added: Jun. 6, 2011
 
 
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