Justin W. Ames
- March 3, 1981 - March 4, 2012
- Gleason, Wisconsin
of Justin's Passing
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“Kelley, I am so sorry for the loss of your son. The Lord is with you and with your son. I hope you can find some comfort and peace knowing this.
1 of 29 | Posted by: Juli Ek-Marchel - River Falls, WI
“Kelley and Tim...Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Have faith that Justin is right where he is ment to be and that one day God will see that you...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Sherry Riddle - Merrill, WI
“Kelly - Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about, your memories will give you strength. You & Tim our in...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: Cheryl Radloff Hogue - Park Falls, ID
“Kelley, I am so sorry for the loss of your son Justin. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
4 of 29 | Posted by: Deb Lupton
“Kelley - you are in our thoughts and prayers. Please accept our sincere sympathy. Sending our love to you and family.
5 of 29 | Posted by: Sylvia (Jayne) & Guy Bull - WI
“I will miss you dearly Justin. From the days growing up playing soccer together. To our most recent conversations about life. You truly were one of...Read More »
6 of 29 | Posted by: Erin Gano - Green Bay, WI
“I don't know why Walmart was always mine and Justin's meeting place, but, that is where I always saw him when I was home. It didn't matter if he was...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: Peggy Folta - Linden, PA
“Our deepest sympathies to your family during this difficult time. We pray the Lord can help you find peace. Always, The Staskiewicz Family
8 of 29 | Posted by: Shannon Staskiewicz - Gleason, WI
“I will miss you deeply Justin! You have always been such a wonderful and true friend. I will miss our chats on Facebook and I can still hear your...Read More »
9 of 29 | Posted by: Melissa Eckerle - Merrill, WI
“Justin was a great friend of mine. We really enjoyed playing sports trivia together, watching games, listening and dancing to our kind of music. I...Read More »
10 of 29 | Posted by: Derek Hoff - Milwaukee, WI
“Dear Kelley and Tim, May God wrap his loving arms around you at this most difficult time in your life and give you the peace that you all are so...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: Jeff & Rogene Janik - Merrill, WI
“Justin... I may not have known you long but I enjoyed all of our conversations. You have given me a lot of advise that I will cherish forever. You...Read More »
12 of 29 | Posted by: Tashia - Wisconsin Rapids, WI
“Hello Justin, I know you are up in Heaven now cheering for any team that plays Duke or GB! I seriously dont believe you are gone, and I will miss you...Read More »
13 of 29 | Posted by: Rachel Stiver - Milwaukee, WI
“Darrell, Lisa & Tim ~ So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Take care... Kelly
14 of 29 | Posted by: Kelly Koplitz - Birnamwood, WI
“I am sorry for your loss, Justin was an amazing guy, always putting a smile on everyone's faces. He will be missed.
15 of 29 | Posted by: mandy jahnke - merrill
“Justin is light that will always shine in my heart. He was kind, happy, and caring friend. I will miss you.
16 of 29 | Posted by: John Hanson - Merrill, WI
“There are no words - I am so sorry . . . I'll always remember Pearl, Kelly, and Justin visiting us at Grandma Jenny's house. My prayer is that...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: Mindi (Boyle) Dunaway - Appleton, WI
“My deepest heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Justin. May you all find peace and comfort knowing that Justin touched so many lives...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: Liz Tupper - Chicago, IL
“Justin was a wonderful person. There are so many good things to say about him, the list could go on and on. I am thankful to have known him and share...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Leah Hanson - Merrill, WI
“My thoughts and prayers go out to Justin's family.
20 of 29 | Posted by: Guenther Family - Merrill, WI
“Your Loved One lives In Your Heart
Many tender memories soften your grief,
May fond recollection bring you relief,
And may you find comfort and...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: John Guenther - Merrill, WI
“To Justin's family and friends, Our deepest condolences go out to all of you. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
22 of 29 | Posted by: The Kiernan family - Northport, NY
“Sorry for your loss, you will be in our prayers.
23 of 29 | Posted by: Jerry Ziegelbauer & Family - WI
“To Justin's family, I am deeply sorry for your loss. Justin will truly be missed. He had a special and unique sense of humor, making everyone...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Jessica Rattmann Pottebaum - MN
“Going to miss you Ames.
25 of 29 | Posted by: Cameo Roets - Merrill, WI
“Justin it's too bad we didn't get to know each other in high school. From what I am hearing you we're the most wonderful, kindest person out there....Read More »
26 of 29 | Posted by: Sarah Brockman - Plover, WI
“I am so sorry for your lost Justin was a great person and will be missed by many
27 of 29 | Posted by: Brandi DuFour - Merrill, WI
“Words fail us right now. Our hearts are broken. Many ongoing thoughts and prayers are with you, Kelley and Tim, at this very sad time. We love Justin...Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Lou, Kim, Sean, Brian, and Craig Kiernan - TN
“Justin was such a sweet, kind soul.. wish we would have kept in better touch over the years... Wishing you peace and rest my old friend. My heartfelt...Read More »
29 of 29 | Posted by: Emily Gosnell Forehand - Merrill, WI
Justin W. Ames, 31, Gleason, died unexpectedly Sunday, March 4, 2012 at his home. He was born March 3, 1981, the son of Dean Ames and Kelley (Boyle) Heidemann. Justin was a 1999 graduate of Merrill Senior High School. He enjoyed playing sports, participating in baseball, soccer and football during high school. Justin was a loving son and a kind spirit. He was very thoughtful and caring, always helping others. There was nothing he wouldn't do to help someone in need. He lived life the way he wanted. In his pastime, Justin enjoyed playing fantasy football and spending time with his family. Survivors include his mother and step-father: Kelley (Tim) Heidemann, Merrill; father: Dean Ames, Antigo; step-brother: Heath (Danielle) Heidemann, Merrill; step-sister: Heather (Jason) Wolff, Merrill; grandmother Yvonne Ames; Uncle: Dwayne (Le) Boyle, Mesquite, TX; Aunt: Luanne Boyle, Port Washington, WI; special Aunt & Uncle: Barbara (Francis) Montabon, Gleason; Uncle: Darrell Ames; Aunts: Lisa (Tim) Rogers; nieces and nephews: Aaron & Allison Wolff, Jack Daplstrom and Cade Heidemann; and many cousins. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Harold & Pearl Boyle, paternal grandfather, Dwayne Ames, Uncles, Robert Boyle and Richard Watson and Aunt Kathleen Watson. Services will be held 1:00 PM Friday, March 9, 2012 at Waid Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Don Entenman will officiate. Visitation will be held from 11 – 1 PM Friday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Merrill Memorial Park. The family requests donations be made to St. Vincents, the Merrill Food Pantry, Helping Hands or the charity of choice. Waid Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.