Robert Thomas Amory

Robert Thomas Amory

Death 26 Oct 1994 (aged 72)
Williamsburg City, Virginia, USA
Burial Williamsburg West, James City County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 57464724 · View Source
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Daily Press (Newport News, VA) - October 27, 1994
Deceased Name: ROBERT T. AMORY
WILLIAMSBURG - Robert T. Amory, age 72, who retired from Colonial Williamsburg in 1986, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 1994. Arrangements by Bucktrout Funeral Home.
Daily Press (Newport News, VA) - October 28, 1994
Deceased Name: ROBERT T. AMORY
WILLIAMSBURG - Mr. Robert Thomas Amory, age 72, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 1994, in Williamsburg Community Hospital.

Mr. Amory was a native of Newport News and a lifelong Peninsula resident before moving to Williamsburg in 1957. Mr. Amory retired from Colonial Williamsburg in 1976 after 23 years as an assistant comptroller. After retirement he worked for the Chamberlin Hotel and M. Rosenblatt and Son as an accountant.

Mr. Amory was a member of Williamsburg Baptist Church, the Williamsburg Kiwanis Club, the Golden Horse Shoe Golf Club, was a former coach in the Williamsburg Little League and a Navy veteran of World War II.

Mr. Amory is survived by his wife of 49 years, Hazel P. Amory; his mother, Bessie T. Amory, of Newport News; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert F. and Sandra Amory, of Cincinnati, Ohio; daughter and son-in-law, Claudia Amory von Koeckeritz and Roger von Koeckeritz, of Baltimore, Md.; his sisters, Ruby Bender, of Walnut Grove, Calif.; Jackie Vaughan and Jessie Suttle, both of Newport News; a brother, George Amory, of Smithfield; and a sister-in-law, Elsie P. Sampson, of Hampton; also survived by two granddaughters, Melissa Amory and Olivia von Koeckeritz.

The family will receive friends on Friday night from 7 to 9 p.m. in Bucktrout Funeral Home.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 29, 1994, at 2 p.m. in Williamsburg Baptist Church by Rev. Dr. W. Wayne Price and Rev. Dr. Thomas E. Pugh. Burial will follow in Williamsburg Memorial Park.

Contributions may be made in the memory of Robert T. Amory to the American Heart Association, 753 Thimble Shoals Blvd., Park Place, Newport News, Virginia 23606.

Bucktrout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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