ROBERT "BOB" S. AMEE, Jr. - 63 – Salesman
BRADENTON - Robert "Bob" S. Amee, Jr., passed away February 9, 2011 at Manatee Memorial Hospital due to heart failure. Bob was born on September 23, 1947 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire to Robert S. & Eileen (Schroeder) Amee, Sr. Bob served with the U.S. Navy. He was a salesman for many years and loved cars and the beach. Bob during his lifetime was a resident of Lakeland for many years, Atlanta, Sarasota, and Bradenton just to name a few places.
He was predeceased by his father Robert S., Sr., and is survived by his two sons, Timothy James Amee of Douglasville, GA, Ryan Matthew Amee of Lakeland, mother, Eileen Amee of Lakeland, two brothers: Richard D. Amee & Stephen J. Amee of Lakeland, two sisters: Carolyn Harrell of Brandon, Nancy Amee of Lakeland, two granddaughters, Tiffany Amee & Lindsey Amee.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at Trinity Methodist Church in Bradenton with final honors by the United States Navy. Arrangements by Shannon Funeral Home Town Chapel, Bradenton. – Ledger, Feb. 11, 2011
>STEPHEN JOHN AMEE - 56 - Retired, City of Lakeland
LAKELAND - Stephen "Steve" John Amee, 56, passed away July 30, 2011 at home due to heart failure. Steve was born on December 1, 1954 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire to Robert S. & Eileen (Schroeder) Amee.
Steve moved to Lakeland in 1965 as a 10 year old boy. Steve is an alumnus of Kathleen High School, class of 72, where he graduated with honors. Steve retired from the City of Lakeland as a pipe fitter in the water division. Steve was an active softball player and umpire for multiple years; he also spent many years refereeing and coaching in the city of Lakeland. Steve was a hard-working, warm-hearted man who loved his family. Steve enjoyed sports and reading from his science-fiction collection.
He was preceded in death by his father Robert S., Sr. and his brother Robert "Bob" S.,Jr.,
Survived by his two daughters, Christina Ruth and Dawn LaRae, son Zachary Steven Amee, mother Eileen Amee of Lakeland, one brother Richard D. Amee of Lakeland, two sisters: Carolyn Harrell of Brandon, Nancy Amee of Lakeland, six grandchildren: Jacquelyn, Sydney, Emily, Zia, Brooklyn, and Rylin, and three grandsons: Ethan, Noah, and Brennen. Steve also shared his home with his beloved animals "Cookie" and "Binky".
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, August 5, 2011 at Willow Oak Assembly of God, 4045 Bailey Rd., Mulberry. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Humane Society as Steve was a respected supporter. – Ledger, Aug. 3, 2011