Amos, Calysta B.

March 23, 2003

CALYSTA B. (Burkley) AMOS, age 71, of Newark, DE., passed away peacefully at her residence on Friday March 21, 2003 after a courageous battle with heart disease. Mrs. Amos was a homemaker, her husband Whitridge Amos Sr., predeceased her in 1979. She was also predeceased by her brother William F. Burkley. She will be dearly missed by her daughters, Calysta Ann Amos and Susan Burkely Amos, and her son Whitridge "Ridge" Amos Jr., all of Wilmington. Also surviving is her twin sister, Barbara B. Hutchinson of Virginia and her brother John K. Burkley Jr. of Baltimore. Visitation will be held on Tuesday evening between 6:30 and 9:30 P.M. at Mealey Funeral Home, Limestone and Milltown Roads, Wilmington, DE. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11 A.M. at St. David's Episcopal Church on Roland Avenue in Baltimore, MD. Interment will follow at Druid Ridge Cemetery in Pikesville, MD. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the American Heart Association, 1096 Old Churchmans Road, Newark, DE 19713 or the American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720. www.mealeyfuneralhomes.com

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