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Laurence B. Amick

Laurence B. Amick, 73, of Pleasant Hill, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at his home.

He was born in Indianapolis on Nov. 7, 1939, to the late Garnet and Hazel McConnell Amick. He was preceded in death by brothers, Robert and Donald Amick.

He is survived by his loving wife, Judy Amick; children, Reed Amick of Bellefontaine and Thea Taylor of West Milton; grandchildren, Jaydin Allen, Zoey Allen, Elijah Taylor; and daughter, Nicole Amick.

Larry graduated from Newton High School in 1957, and earned a bachelor’s degree from Miami University and a master’s degree from Wright State University.

He married the former Judy E. Hess on May 18, 1963, in Pleasant Hill, and together they shared more than 50 years.

Larry worked as an educator for 42 years, including 14 years as principal at West Liberty-Salem School District, and worked as an administrator and educator at Newton Elementary School. Larry served in the U.S. Air Force.

Pastor Eugene Oburn officiates a funeral at 2 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant Hill Church of the Brethren, 300 E. Monument St., Pleasant Hill.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill History Center, 611 E. High St., Pleasant Hill, OH 45359; and Hospice of Miami County, 550 Summit Ave., Troy, OH 45373.

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