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Bret Lee Ambrose

October 24, 1990 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 29)


Bret Lee Ambrose, 29, of Delaware, passed away Friday, January 24, 2020 at The Ohio State James Cancer Center, Columbus from complications with his battle with cancer.

Bret was born in Mansfield, Ohio on October 24, 1990 to Brian L. Ambrose, Crestline and Cherie M. Kissiar, Lexington.

Bret graduated from Crestline High School, Class of 2009. He worked as a technician at Ecolab. Bret was a video game enthusiast. He enjoyed reading and drawing. Bret enjoyed listening to various podcast shows, watching South Park and Adult Anime. He loved his kittens, Abner and Igor, and his boa constrictor, Merlin.

Bret is survived by his father Brian (Shelly) Ambrose, Crestline; his mother, Cherie (John) Kissiar, Lexington; his brothers and sisters, Dustin (Jaida) Ambrose, Delaware, Tyler Ambrose, Crestline, Britani (Derek) Seasor, Crestline, Heather (Phil) Lux, Columbus, Michael (Holly) Kissiar, Lexington, and Jennifer (Jon) Mohler, Lebanon; and his cousin, Nick (Brittany Vance) Seasor.

Friends may call on Friday, January 31, 2020 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 223 W. Main Street, Crestline.

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January 31, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home
223 W. Main St.
Crestline, OH 44827

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