Rita Clara Ambrose, 91, of Anderson, passed away on Nov. 1, 2017, at Bethany Pointe Health Campus, Anderson.
She was born June 20, 1926, in Enochsburg, Indiana.
She retired as a maintenance administrator for Indiana Bell after 25 years of service.
She was a member of Daughters of Isabella; Quilting Club and loved volunteering in the Anderson community in various capacities.
Rita is survived by her children, Rose (Kim) Kinsley, Donna (Greg) Tompkins, Larry Ambrose, and Richard (Brenda) Ambrose; siblings, Father John Geis, Albert (Rosalie) Geis, and Marian Raver; grandchildren, Josh (Brandi), Jason, Jacob, Katrina, Nicholas, Tyler, Sarah; great-grandchildren, Daisy, Carissa and Cambri; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Rosemarie and Lawrence Geis; siblings, Paul Geis, Anthony Geis and Francis Geis; granddaughter, Rachael Ambrose; and great-granddaughter, Rose Ambrose.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 1115 Pearl St., Anderson, with Monsignor Sell and Father John Geis officiating. Burial will take place in St. Mary's Cemetery, Anderson.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church.
Published on November 1, 2017