Born on January 10, 1925 in Tarentum, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John and Sophie Harbuta Kois.
Amelia was a Librarian at Penn State University for many years. She loved to read, travel and play board games with her neighbors.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Robert Dodds, who passed away in 1985, along with her 6 siblings.
She is survived by her loving children, Kathleen Prugar and her husband David of Forks Twp., Pa., Christopher Dodds and his wife Nancy of Dillsburg, Pa. and Curtis Dodds and his wife Kathryn of Lake Zurich, Illinois. She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren, Melody, Jason, Adam, Ryan, Joshua, Emily and Sarah, along with her great-grandchildren, Dylon, Breanna, Brady and Bret.
There will be no calling hours or services. The Finegan Funeral Home, Palmer Twp., Pa., has been entrusted with her arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation at, www.arthritis.org