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Elizabeth Jean Vickers Ambrose

Jun 27, 2014

Elizabeth Jean Vickers Ambrose, 82, of Shepherdstown, passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014 at Berkeley Medical Center.

Born Oct. 14, 1931 in Shepherdstown, she was the daughter of the late Larue Harry and Elizabeth Virginia “Vickers” Parkinson.

She loved to bowl, play golf at Woodbrier with the ladies league, and to watch basketball. She never missed one of the grandchildrens’ games. She also loved the outdoors.

She is survived by two daughters, Sharon Lynne Whittington and husband, Bill, and Sheila Cogan and husband, Scott; one son, George William Ambrose, III; five grandchildren, Laurie Marie Attaway, Ginny Ambrose, Scott Alan Cogan, Shanen Ambrose Cogan and Saina Alizabeth Cogan; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, George William Ambrose, Jr.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 25 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Shepherdstown. Interment was in Elmwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Department.

Online condolences may be offered at www.BrownFuneralHomesWV.com.