Leland V. Ames, Jr., 69, passed away February 24, 2015 at his residence in Apache Junction, Arizona. He was born March 5, 1945 to Leland V. Ames and Virginia A. (Niehaus) Ames in Seymour, Indiana. He graduated from Shields High, Seymour, Indiana, Class of 1972. He was an Electrical Contractor in Phoenix, Arizona for 40 years. He is survived by 3 sons, 2 daughters, 5 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and 2 sisters, Ruby Marchese of Warminister, PA and Carol Braun of Apache Junction, Arizona. Both of his parents and one sister, Nancy Lynch, preceded him in death.