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Ferdinand "Fred" D'Ambrosio

Obituary for Ferdinand "Fred" D'Ambrosio

November 16, 2018
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania

Beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather



Ferdinand "Fred", age 92 of Gladwyne, PA and formerly of West Philadelphia, on November 16, 2018.

Fred was a graduate of Overbrook High School, a proud Veteran of the U.S. Army/AirCorps, and a retired member of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 542. He was also a water-skiing advocate and a founding member of the former Neptune Ski Club.

Husband of the late Susan M. (nee Coulter), and the late Catherine T. (nee O'Brien), brother of the late Nicola D'Ambrosio and grandfather of the late John Ruley and Emma D'Ambrosio.

Survived by his children, Barbara Ann Ruley, Fred D'Ambrosio, Jr. (Karen), Richard D'Ambrosio (Susan), Kathleen Ewing (Robert) and James D'Ambrosio,9 grandchildren; Kate, Dee, Fred III, Fara, Anna, Rich Jr., Ryan, Kyle, and Jessica, and 11 great-grandchildren; Shaun, Marcus, Sarah, Abby, Avery, Jason, Brooke, Morgan, Parker, Lillian and Madison; his brother Anthony D'Ambrosio and his sisters, Mary Faraone and Angela Thomas, as well as many loving nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, 9:30-10:45 AM at St. John Vianney Church, 350 Conshohocken State Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035. Funeral Mass to follow at 11 AM. Inurnment Calvary Cemetery, Conshohocken, PA.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to the American Cancer Society,1818 Market St., Suite 2820, Phila. PA 19103 would be appreciated.

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