George Richard Ambrose, 89, of Fairfield Glade, TN, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Cumberland House in Crossville.
He was born April 25, 1928, in Schenectady, NY, son of the late Joseph Ambrose and Stella (Steslow) Ambrose. George worked as an accountant for General Motors and attended St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. He also proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War.
He is survived by his daughter, Karen Meloeny and husband Gary ofWilliamston, MI; son, George R. Ambrose II and fiancé Lisa Davis of Georgia; grandchildren, Jacob Meloeny, Savannah Ambrose and Sawyer Ambrose; significant other, Joan Fredericks of Fairfield Glade; and brother, Thomas Ambrose of Michigan.
In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth (Mazurczyk) Ambrose; brother, Lawrence Ambrose; and sister, Alice Powers.
Visitation will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church on Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 9 to 10 a.m., followed by a Memorial Mass at 10 a.m. with Fr. Alberto Sescon officiating. There will also be a luncheon after the Mass. Interment in St. Francis of Assisi Columbarium
Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Cumberland County, 30 East Adams St., Crossville, TN 38555.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on June 12, 2017