Franklin Delano Amburgy

March 22, 1933May 17, 2014

Amburgy, Franklin Delano, age 81, passed away peacefully on May 17, 2014. He served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He retired from General Motors Fischer Body Plant after 33 years of service. Frank was preceded by his parents, Ova and Elizabeth Amburgy; and by three sisters, Martha Lerose Lewis of Canfield, OH, Eunice Clair Sheppard of Booneville, KY, and Frances Lucille Hill of Lexington, KY. He married Gwendolyn Woods on March 18, 1961 they enjoyed 53 years of marriage. Survivors include his wife, Gwen; a daughter and son-in-law, Lesa and Jason Post of Kettering; grandchildren, Catherine Glynn Roaden of Kettering and Joseph Amburgy Roaden of Dayton; and sisters, Helen Marie Johnson of Richmond, KY, Dixie Lee Baker of Morrow, OH and Lillie Ellen Goff of Versailles, KY; There will be a gathering of friends from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Tobias Funeral Home, 5471 Far Hills Ave. A memorial service will follow visitation beginning at 12:30 p.m. Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120 Chicago, IL 60693. Online condolences may be sent to


  • Visitation Tuesday, May 20, 2014
  • Memorial Service Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Franklin Delano Amburgy

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Candi Simmerman

May 30, 2014

Dee was such a wonderful part of my childhood. I have lots of memories of him. What a dear man. My prayers are with you, Gwen and Lesa.

Darren and Shawn Bryant

May 21, 2014

Prayers for Gwen and the family. Frank was a Godly man and such a blessing to so many. He will be missed.

May 21, 2014

Gwen and Lesa,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
The Heitman Family

Mike Lawson

May 21, 2014

Frank, You were one of the most Godly men I have ever known. We will meet again my friend.

Sheri and Alan Richardson

May 21, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family!!! Heaven has gain a wonderful man.

Donna Stanfill

May 20, 2014

So very sorry! Prayers for Gwen and the family!

Nannie Hays

May 20, 2014

My thoughts and prayers for your family.

Ginger (from Church of the Cross)

May 20, 2014

Gwen and Lesa,
You are in my thoughts and prayers, my dear friends.

Mike and Lisa Lawson

May 20, 2014

We loved Frank so much. We've really missed him and Gwen at Calvary Baptist. So sorry for the loss of this wonderful man. Prayers for Gwen and all the family.

Jo and Chuck Dupier

May 20, 2014

Our lost is Heaven's gain. We love you Frank.