AURORA, OHIO — Sanford G. Ames, 78, of Aurora, Ohio, passed away Friday, April 29, 2022.

Sanford was born in Rockland, Maine, to the late Wilson and Shirley (nee Firth) Ames. Beloved husband of the late Linda (nee Whitney) Ames; loving father of Jeffrey (Barbara) and Brian Ames; cherished grandfather of Jenna and Brandon; and dear brother of Elaine (Malcolm) Beam and the late Duane Ames.

Private family interment to be held at a later date at Rockville Cemetery in Rockport, Maine.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society ( or to the National Audubon Society ( Arrangements by Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, Twinsburg, Ohio.