WARREN, Ohio – Rose Ambrose, 91 of Warren, Ohio died at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, May 20, 2017 at The Inn of Christine Valley.
She was born October 26, 1925 in New Castle, Pennsylvania, daughter of Frank and Mary Galassi.
Rose was a 1943 graduate of New Castle High School.
She was employed at St. Joseph Hospital ER Department in Warren, Ohio before she retired in 1992.
Over the years, she was previously active in the Altar Rosary Society and the choir at St. Mary’s church in Warren. She was a member of St. John Paul II Parish. Rose had a strong faith and love for God and believes she was blessed by Him with her eight children.
She loved to cook, known best for her homemade manicotti and red sauce, sew and go out dancing the cha cha with her friends.
Her husband Peter C. Ambrose, whom she married June of 1945 for 24 years died August 19, 1969.
Rose will be deeply missed by her children, Francis Ambrose of Warren, Marianne (Vic) Sterner of Longwood Florida, Bernadette (Robert) Jacola of Niles, Dave (Suzanne) Ambrose of Plain City, Ohio, Regina Ambrose of Lawrenceville Georgia, Richard (Andrea) Ambrose of El Cerrito, California and Lou (Holly) Ambrose of Kansas City, Missouri; six grandchildren, John Paul and Lisa Marie Jacola, Tatiana and Sasha Ambrose, Peter and Emily Ambrose and two great-grandchildren, Louis Jacola and Riley Ambrose.
Rose was preceded by her parents; son, Gregory Ambrose; her two sisters, Josephine Ferraro and Susie Stoner and a brother, Anthony Galassi.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, May 24 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John Paul II Parish, 420 North St. NW, in Warren, Ohio with the Rev. Christopher Henyk officiating.
Friends may call one hour prior to the service.
Burial will be at All Souls Cemetery in Cortland, Ohio following the Mass.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Rose’s name to St. John Paul II Parish, 1401 Moncrest Ave. NW, Warren, Ohio 44485.
The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude for the staff of the Inn at Christine Valley for the wonderful care and love Rose received. Special thanks to her many friends she enjoyed spending time with over the past 18 months.
Arrangements are being handled by the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Rd. NE, Warren, Ohio 44483. Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to sign the guest book and send condolences to the Ambrose family.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, May 23 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.