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Marylin Joan Ambrose, age 87, of Selvin, IN, passed away on Friday, September 2, 2016, at her home.

marylin-ambrose-obit-picture747She was born September 1, 1929, in Folsomville, Indiana to Parley Jennings and Girthie Jeanette (Evans) Bruce. Marylin had worked at the Stork Hospital but later, a homemaker and very active in her community serving on many committees. She was instrumental in fund raising for the revitalization project for Selvin Community Center. She was a member of the Selvin Methodist Church and the 4-H Homemakers Club and enjoyed playing bingo, quilting, camping, and cooking. She was preceded in death by, her husband, Leo W. Ambrose, who passed away January 28, 2009; two sons, Greg Ambrose in 1970 and Michael Bruce in 1999; a brother, Roger Bruce.

She is survived by:

Her two sons and daughters-in-law,
Bruce (Carolyn) Ambrose of Selvin, IN,
Scott (Jane) Ambrose of Selvin, IN;
Three sisters and one brother-in-law,
Jane Wyatt of Boonville, IN,
Susie (Royal) Hadley of Lynnville, IN
Dana Farley of Newburgh, IN;
6 grandchildren (and spouses)
Jeremy Ambrose of Selvin, IN, Jennifer (Damian) Vonderheide of Selvin, IN, Stephanie (Chad) Wagner of Chandler, IN, Craig Scales of Holland, IN, Beth Ambrose of Evansville, IN, Kristy (Adam) Krohn of Evansville, IN, and Tim (Stephanie) Winters of Evansville;
6 great grandchildren
Isaac, Kiley, Isaiah, Autumn, Whyatt (correct spelling) and Hadley.

Funeral services for Marylin Ambrose will be held at 11:00 a.m., E.D.T., (10:00 a.m. C.D.T.) Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg, Indiana. Pastor Karen Sureck will officiate the service.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 3:00-8:00 p.m.E.D.T, (2:00 – 7:00 C.D.T.) September 6th, 2016. Memorial contributions can be made to the Selvin Cemetery. Condolences may be shared online at: