Lowell Leonard Amick
Lowell Leonard Amick, age 80, of Hartville, died late Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Canton.
Lowell was born May 9, 1935 in Hartville, Ohio, the son of the late Ernest and Edith (Grubb) Amick. He was a 1953 graduate of Hartville High School and, following his service in the United States Army, graduated in 1961 with a B.S. from John Carroll University in Math Education. While in the Army, Lowell served with the U.S. Army Security Agency in Berlin, Germany. He also attended Army Language School studying Russian. Lowell began his career as a math teacher at John Adams High School in Cleveland. Following teaching he worked at Republic Steel in Cleveland, Tappan Stove Company in Mansfield, and Geauga Plastics in Crestline which later became Carlisle Engineering from which he retired. Lowell was a member of Advent Lutheran Church in Uniontown and was formerly a long-time member of Clay Memorial Lutheran Church in Mansfield where he served at the church treasurer for 40 years and spent many years as a youth/adult Sunday school teacher. In addition to being a member of Amoy Seniors, Lowell enjoyed gardening, the outdoors, and camping.
Lowell is survived by his wife: Mary M. (Brinson) Amick, whom he wed on April 16, 1966; a daughter: Jennifer (Curtis) Clevinger of Hartville; 3 grandsons: Alexander, Nathaniel, and Ian Clevinger; a sister: Ann Moor of Hartville; a sister-in-law: Myra Miller of Van Wert: 2 nieces and a nephew: Danielle Miller, Michelle (Josh) Lyons and their son, Estin, and Michael Moor. In addition to his parents, Lowell was preceded in death by and infant daughter: Kathleen Amick, and two brothers-in-law: Charles Moor and Dr. Thomas Miller.
Family and friends are welcome on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 from 6-8 PM at Advent Lutheran Church, 1516 Edison Street NW, Uniontown, Ohio, 44685 and also on Thursday, June 4, 2015 from 9:30-11AM at Clay Memorial Lutheran Church, 1061 Amoy East Road, Mansfield, Ohio, 44903 where funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM. Pastor Carol Kilgore and Pastor Bob Cheyney, Jr. will officiate and burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Care for Lowell and his family is being provided by Bob, Catherine, and Jake at the Turner Funeral Home in Shelby. Memorial Contributions may be made to Clay Memorial Lutheran Church or Advent Lutheran Church Building Fund.
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