Catherine W. "Cass” Amiss, 90

Catherine W. "Cass” Amiss, 90, of North Manchester, died at 8:44 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020 at Peabody Healthcare Center in North Manchester.  She was born Sept. 9, 1930 in Lake Placid, N.Y., to George and Genevieve (Dowling) Doray.

Cass first married Harold Edward White on Nov. 17, 1951; he died in April of 1986. She then married Charles Robert Amiss on March 29, 1993 in North Manchester. She was a teacher’s aide, Timbercrest Activity Director, Red Cross Safety Instructor, and a housewife. Cass gave swimming lessons and water safety at the Community Pool in North Manchester. She was a member of the Church of the Brethren, the Shepherd Center, and was active at the Manchester Public Library. Cass was very active in her children's activities, band boosters, girls basketball, and was a sports supporter. 

She is survived by her husband, Charles Robert Amiss of North Manchester; five children, Steve (Vicky) White and William White, both of North Manchester, Jeffrey (Laura) White of Nashville, Tenn., Peter White of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Pamela White of Rhinebeck, N.Y.; five grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Thomas Doray; and two sisters, Carol Doray, and Jane Montrois.

There will be no services at this time. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, North Manchester.

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Posted on 2020 Nov 18