Richard N. “Dick” Ambrose was born March 28, 1930, in Rockford, the son of Ronald and La Bonna (Kinson) Ambrose.
1957 graduate of West High School.
Richard served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War.
After active duty he served eight more years in the Air Force Reserves.
Worked at Rexham, National Lock, Ingersoll.,
Descendent of the first Italian family to settle in Rockford in the late 1800’s.
Died Sept. 17, 2014, in Alden Debes.
Celebration of life at Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory.