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Donald J. Ames and Cleone E. (Hall) Ames
1939 - 2020 and 1940 - 2020
Don and Cleone Ames

Donald J. Ames and Cleone E. (Hall) Ames, ages 80 and 79, of Potosi, passed away within hours of each other surrounded by family on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, a true testament of their love and devotion to each other after being married for 62 years.

A celebration of their lives will be held on Feb. 1 from 1 – 5 p.m. at the Potosi Saloon and The Place Next Door, in Potosi. Private family burial will be in St. Thomas Cemetery, Potosi. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, of Platteville, is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at

A complete obituary is in the January 29, 2020 issue of The Platteville Journal.