Charles Robert “Bob” Amiss, 89, North Manchester, died 9:52 a.m., Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Parkview Health Randallia in Fort Wayne. He was born Feb. 16, 1932, in Warsaw, to James Hiram and LaVon (Hildenbrand) Amiss.
Bob was a 1951 graduate of Laketon High School. He served in the US Air Force. He married Catherine (Doray) White in North Manchester on March 29, 1993; she died Nov. 15, 2020. Bob was a general foreman in the Air Force and was the machine shop supervisor at GripCo Fastner in South Whitley. He was a member of the Manchester Church of the Brethren, the American Legion, Warsaw Masonic Lodge, and the North Manchester Historical Society. Bob also volunteered at the Food Pantry.
He is survived by his three daughters, Sandra (Greg) Mort of Venice, Fla.; Terrie Jo Amiss of Raleigh, N.C.; and Susan (John) Dumford of Naperville, Ill.; five step-children: Steven (Vicky) White and William White, both of North Manchester; Jeffery (Laura) White of Nashville, Tenn.; Peter White of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; and Pamela White of Rhinebeck, N.Y.; three grandchildren, five step grandchildren, four step great grandchildren, and his sister, Patty Lou (Max) Weller of Roann. He was also preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Mack Eugene Amiss.
There will be no service. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main Street, North Manchester, IN 46962.