|Birth: ||Sep. 19, 1923|
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|Death: ||May 9, 2003|
Alice Barbara Ambrose, 79, died May 9, 2003 at DePaul Medical Center.
Mrs. Ambrose was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and attended boarding school in London, England. At 21 she met her future husband, Birch Vaiden Ambrose on the beach in Rio. They were married for 50 years until he passed away in 1995.
A retired insurance agent, Mrs. Ambrose was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt. She was known to those who loved her as "Maga."
She is survived by her five children, Henry B. Ambrose and wife Marie of Norfolk, Thomas R. Ambrose of Satellite Beach, Fla., Robert J. Ambrose of Norfolk, John S. Ambrose and wife Kelli of Apex, N.C., and Deborah A. Beaudoin and husband Keith of Norfolk; seven grandchildren, Aaron James-Birch Ambrose, Alexis Marie Ambrose, Joseph Thomas Ambrose, Jacob Maurice Ambrose, and their mother Janice, Samuel Vaiden Ambrose, David Lee Ambrose and Zachary Keith Beaudoin; a great-grandchild, Jackson Birch Ambrose; a sister, Sheila Hildebrand of Savannah, Ga.; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held Monday at 1 p.m. in Francis A. Gay Funeral Home, South Norfolk chapel. Interment will be in Magnolia Cemetery, Norfolk. Visitation will be today from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - May 11, 2003 Page B6
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Birch Vaiden Ambrose (1911 - 1995)
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