SALEM - Harold Vernon Amos, 79, of Salem, died at 10:41 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2014, at the Salem Regional Medical Center with his family by his side.
He was born Jan. 18, 1935, in Lisbon, son of the late Wilbert and Lois (Shive) Amos.
Harold was a Salem High School graduate and graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology with a bachelor's degree. He was owner and president of Amos Communications, formerly Salem Color Press, before retiring in 2007.
He was a member of the St. Ann's Catholic Church in Sebring and served in the U.S. Army during peace time with the Printing Corps. He enjoyed woodworking and loved spending time with family and friends.
His wife, Lauretta (Vietmeier) Amos, whom he married June 17, 1961, survives him, along with two sons, Mark (Karin) Amos of Centerville, Ohio, and Brian (Jennifer) Amos of Salem; two brothers, Wayne (Sharon) Amos of Vandalia, Ohio, and Paul (Helen) Amos of Salem; and two grandchildren, Madeline Amos and Allison Amos.
A sister, Carol Brandt, preceded him in death.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, 2014, at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Sebring with Father Korda officiating.
Calling hours will be held at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 13, and from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 14, 2014. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Ann's Parish, 323 S. 15th St., Sebring, Ohio 44672.
Harold's obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.