Anna May (Young) Amacher


Anna May (Young) Amacher, 77, of the Town of Wheatfield, NY, passed from this life on Monday, July 15, 2019 at her residence. Born on February 8, 1942 in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and M. Isabel (MacDonald) Young. On May 9, 1964, Anna May married Lawrence D. Amacher at Bacon Memorial United Presbyterian Church.
Anna May graduated from Niagara Falls High School. Mrs.Amacher worked as an administrative assistant for Amedisys (formerly Staff Builders) in Niagara Falls NY. She was a former member and served as Deacon of Bacon Memorial United Presbyterian Church. Anna May also was affiliated and served various offices and served as Beloved Queen of Niagara River Triangle No. 120. She served as Junior Advisor of the Niagara & Monroe District and served at the state level as District Deputy and Deputy State Director.
She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, enjoyed traveling with her husband to Florida and was always on the sidelines cheering her grandchildren to victory as their "Softball Nana." Anna May spent countless hours involved in ceramics, counted cross stitch, quilting and baking.
In addition to her husband of 55 years, she is survived by one daughter, Lori (Kevin W.) Haseley; one son, Lawrence D. (Deborah) Amacher, Jr., both of Sanborn NY; seven grandchildren, Courtney (Daniel) Mohr, Deanna (fiance Jesse Billinghurst) Sornberger, Chelsey (Gregory) Madole, Megan, Lauren, Lawrence D. (Trey) Amacher III and Danica Amacher; great-grandson, Anthony Billinghurst; expecting a great-grandson, Jaxson Joseph Madole; one sister-in-law, Patricia Young; two nieces, Kristin (Jason) Castiglia and Tracy (Jeffrey) Ashline; two nephews, Brian (Elizabeth) Young and Jeffrey (Nicole) Young. In addition to her parents, Anna May was predeceased by a brother, Thomas W. Young.
The family would like to extend their sincerest thanks to The Buffalo Medical Group, especially Dr.David R. Dougherty, M.D. and his medical staff, for their unending support. Also to Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital Staff and Amedisys in Niagara Falls.
The family will be present to receive friends on Thursday, from 4-8 PM in the Chapel of OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY. A private interment will be held with Anna May's family at Niagara Falls Memorial Park Cemetery.
Flowers are gratefully declined. If desired, memorial offerings may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Michael R. Goodlander. Please visit for online condolences.
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Ben ,Ryan, Sharon Walck and Momma Mary
Jul 18, 2019
Trey (Teddy) and family,
We are soo sorry for your loss.
Our thoughts are with you and your family during this sad and difficult time.
Judith & Vincent Muscarella
Jul 18, 2019
Our prayers are for Anna May and her family. Larry we will miss her here in our neighborhood.
Ben and Carol Pearson
Jul 18, 2019
Sorry for your loss
David & Marguerite Liddle
Jul 17, 2019
Dear Larry and family, We are very sorry to hear about your a loss. We only met Mary a few times, but when we did she was always smiling and pleasant. Larry, if you ever need anything we are here for you. Prayers to you all for healing. God Bless
Melinda Mang
Jul 17, 2019
My deepest sympathies. Anna May was a wonderful, caring woman. We worked together at Staff Builders for fifteen years and were very close. She will be missed. Thoughts and prayers.
Love, Melinda Mang
Peter & the Federal Meat guys
Jul 17, 2019
Our deepest sympathies to the entire family. Anna May always had a great sense of humor and a pleasure to talk to and take care of at the store in NF. A special lady to us. Take comfort that heaven gained another saint. God bless.
Bill Mohr
Jul 17, 2019
Our deepest condolences to Larry and the Amacher family.
Bill & Rita Mohr