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Myrtle A. Ambrose

Myrtle A. Ambrose

Feb 22nd, 1935 - Dec 26th, 2018
  • Birth Date: Feb 22nd, 1935
  • Death Date: Dec 26th, 2018
  • Funeral Date: Dec 29th, 2018
  • Location: Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown
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Myrtle A. Ambrose, 83, of Littlestown, died Wed, Dec 26, at her home.  She was the widow of Wesley E. Ambrose who died Oct 17, 2007.  Born Feb 22, 1935 in Littlestown, Myrtle was the daughter of the late Harry & Ida (Pitzer) Good.  She was a 1952 Littlestown High School graduate and a homemaker and a farmer along with her late husband.
Surviving are her daughters, Sandra J. Lawrence & Donald; Kathy S. Ambrose & Jeff Mowery, all of Hanover;  her sons, John W. Ambrose & Debra of Hanover; Bruce E. Ambrose & Kathy and Wayne D. Ambrose & Juli, all of Littlestown; her 7 grandchildren; her great grandson; her sister, Doris Sharrer of New Midway, MD; her sister-in-law, Katherine Ambrose and her brother-in-law, Fred Fissell.  Myrtle was predeceased by her 2 brothers, Melvin and Charles Good and her 3 sisters, Bessie Keilholtz, Pearl Fissell and Elva Barnes.  She was a lifelong member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Littlestown.  Myrtle loved to read, enjoyed watching the Patriots and the Orioles and was well-known for her pie baking. 
Funeral Service is Saturday, Dec 29, at 11 A.M. at Little’s Funeral Home, Littlestown.  Viewing is Friday 6 – 8 P.M.  Interment is in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Littlestown. Memorials in Myrtle’s name may be sent to VNA Hospice – 441 N. Madison St., Hanover, PA  17331.  Online condolences may be shared on

Michael Barnes
Dec 30th, 2018 6:45 pm
One thing I'll always remember is the way Aunt Masie laughed. It just brings a smile to my face just thinking about it. :) My best to you all.
Randy & Janis Miller
Dec 27th, 2018 1:30 pm
Someone so special can never be forgotten. Please let me know how I can help. Know that I am here if you need anything, and I love you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Shirley (Keilholtz) Krieger and Family
Dec 27th, 2018 10:16 am
We will always remember Aunt Masie’s signature laugh. So sorry to hear of her passing. Our hearts go out to her family at this time of sorrow and celebration of her life.
Marian and Dan Mikesell
Dec 26th, 2018 11:30 pm
Sending our thoughts & prayers to Aunt Mazie 'a family. Sorry for your loss at Christmas. But thankful that her sufferings are past, and she is at home with the Lord. What a hope we have in Christ!
Donna (Fissel) Scott
Dec 26th, 2018 10:15 pm
I am sorry to hear about Aunt Marie passing. She was always kind to everyone she knew. I'm thankful for the time I spent with her, in past years.
My condolences to the family.

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