AMEND, Willis J., 83, native of Wheeling, West Virginia passed away on February 12, 2013 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and member of the IBEW Local 141.
Preceded in death by parents, Walter and Clara Amend; sister, Beatrice Miller; brothers, Bolton, Mick, John and Merle Amend.
Survived by wife, Dorothy (Dobrzynski); son, Gary (Donna Ladyga); daughter, Debby (Tom) Cromp; grandchildren, Eric Amend, David (Angel Dunsmoor) DeFelice, Megan and Jessica Cromp; great-grandchildren, Deja and Danica DeFelice; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Memorial services will be determined at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Diehl-Whittaker Funeral Service, 720 East Long St., Columbus, OH 43203.