Georgene Eloise Amy, 94, of Leesburg, Va., formerly of Greenville, died Monday (Feb. 5, 2018), after a brief illness.
She was born May 15, 1923, in Greenville, to Charles B. Diefenderer and Ethel Snyder Diefenderer.
On Aug. 24, 1946, she married Frederick L. Amy, Jr., who preceded her in death on Feb. 26, 1969.
A brother, C. Robert Diefenderer, also preceded her in death.
Mrs. Amy graduated from Fredonia-Delaware High School and the Shenango Valley Commercial Institute. She held a variety of secretarial and retail positions both in Greenville and in Leesburg, where she moved in 1994.
She is survived by: a son, Richard M. Amy (Brenda); daughter Lisa M. Amy; granddaughter Heather M. Amy; grandson Travis M. Amy; and great-grandson Tristan M. Amy, all of Leesburg. Also surviving are granddaughter Andrea S. Bird and great-granddaughter Bailey J. Osborn of Aldie, Va.
The family will hold services in Greenville at a later date.
Published on February 8, 2018