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Leedy Gurnett Ambrose
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1932
Creswell
Washington County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 2012
Manassas
Prince William County
Virginia, USA

LEEDY G. AMBROSE, age 79, died on Friday, February 17, 2012 at Prince William Hospital, Manassas, VA.

He was born on April 15, 1932 in Creswell, North Carolina to the late Cleveland and Ida (Phelps) Ambrose.

Mr. Ambrose was a United States Air Force Veteran serving in the Korean Conflict; he worked as an Electronics Technician for the Department of the Army. Not only did he enjoy technology at work he continued his love for it at home, where he built TV's, radios and computers. Mr. Ambrose graduated from The Technical Institute of The College of William and Mary in 1958. He also enjoyed genealogy and had quite the green thumb especially when it came to his tomatoes. Mr. Ambrose was also a member of NARFE.

Predeceased by his parents, his sister, Mildred Barber and his brother, Carnie Ambrose. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Anne Marie Ambrose; two children: Kevin Ambrose and wife Elisa; Leanne Littman and husband Hans and five grandchildren: Kristiana, Jessica, and Jacob Littman, and Brad and Michael Ambrose

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Pierce Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, Virginia. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home chapel on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle, VA with military honors. In Lieu of flowers, the family has requested contributions to: Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area, 7700 Leesburg Pike, Suite 208, Falls Church, VA 22043 
 
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 Parents:
  Cleveland Rico Ambrose (1893 - 1960)
  Ida Mae Phelps Ambrose (1897 - 1989)
 
Burial:
Quantico National Cemetery
Quantico
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 19, 2012
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- Judy Curnell
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- FutureAncestor
 Added: Jun. 17, 2012
You are not forgotten loved one, nor will you ever be. As long as life and memory last, we will remember thee.
- FutureAncestor
 Added: Feb. 19, 2012
 
 
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