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Amos G. Doupe

Amos G. Doupe, 78, of Norwich, NY, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at the Valley View Manor Nursing Facility, Norwich, NY.

Amos was born in German, NY, on May 18, 1940, the son of the late Russell and Adelaide Kinney Doupe.  A lifetime resident of the area, he was a member of the United Methodist Church of Norwich.  He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict and was a member of the American Legion Post #189, Norwich.  He had worked as a supervisor at Norwich Shoe Company for 30 plus years before leaving there to work for Kerry-Bioscience.  He also worked as an auctioneer with Hugh Parker and then later as a self-employed auctioneer.  In addition, he worked as a farrier shoeing horses and butchered for several local people.  Amos was a hard-working man who loved his family dearly.

He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Carol Crandall Doupe; and his children, Kelley (Scott) Carnachan of Norwich and Terri Doupe of Altamont Springs, FL.  He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Megan (Tim McKown) Carnachan and Sarah (Vincent) Nucero, all of Norwich; his great-grandchildren, Emerson Grace and Annley Scott McKown, and Addison Amelia Nucero; a nephew, Chuck Loomis, as well as several other nieces, nephews, and cousins, and his canine companion, Sadie Mae.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Mary Horton, and a niece, Jody Loomis Blanchard.

In keeping with his wishes, there will be no funeral services.  Expressions of sympathy in memory of Amos may be directed to the Chenango SPCA, 6160 County Road 32, Norwich, NY 13815 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 143, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.


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Guestbook

Carol, and family I am so sorry for your loss. He was an amazing guy. Carol hugs and prayers to you. I am gonna miss seeing you.

Janice Jan 5 2019 12:00 AM

So many memories I'll keep with me forever. I love you Uncle Amos.

Joker Jan 2 2019 12:00 AM

I was privileged to know Amos for oh-so many years when he took care of my horses. He was a fun fellow, could tell a good joke, and his smile lit up the world. I was saddened by his poor turn of health; now he is free of that. R. I. P. old friend. The world is poorer for your absence and you will be missed.

Mary Oliver Jan 2 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Amos Doupe

Stan Brown Minburn,Iowa Jan 1 2019 12:00 AM

RIP, Dear Amos.

Marian Bailey Jan 1 2019 12:00 AM

Oh Amos. You were the most funniest gentleman I will ever know. I love you so much buddy. I'll never forget that smile and sound of your laugh coming at me down the hallway. Gosh I'll miss you.
Forever cherishing my little memories of you.
Lots of xoxo.

Shaina Davis Dec 31 2018 12:00 AM

Carol and family:
Although Amos will be missed, it has been a long journey. One which he faced bravely and now is with no pain or suffering in the arms of a loving heavenly Father.
Know you are all in our thoughts and prayers at this time.
Sandy and Bob Smith - Norwich

Sandy and Bob Smith Dec 31 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Amos Doupe

Patricia Elwood Bush Johnston Dec 31 2018 12:00 AM

Dearest Carol and girls, My heart breaks for you, I am so very sorry Sincerely Cheryl Franklin

Cheryl Franklin Dec 31 2018 12:00 AM

On behalf of American Legion Post 189 we send our condolences. Amos served our Country with pride and dignity. Thank you for your service Amos you will be greatly missed.

Willard Griffin Commander American Legion Post 189 Norwich NY Dec 31 2018 12:00 AM

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