Dorthea J Ambler

February 9, 1920May 19, 2011

Dorthea Dorthea J. Ambler, age 91 of Homer passed away Thursday, May 19, 2011 at Allegiance Health in Jackson, Michigan. She was born February 9, 1920 in Homer to Amos G. and Hazel (Blodgett) Hamilton. On August 16, 1941 she married Hugh Ambler who preceded her in death on May 22, 1991.

She taught piano out of her home for many years. She was also a lifetime member of the Presbyterian Church in Homer where she was a choir director in the 50’s & 60’s. She belonged to the 38 Club, she enjoyed reading and spending time with the grandchildren and great grandchildren.

is survived by:

Daughters- Sharon Peterson of Arizona Patricia (Leland) Putnam of Tekonsha

Son- Mark Ambler of Tekonsha

Many Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, and Great-Great Grandchildren

Sister- Ruby Langan of Mendon

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother Gale Hamilton and a great great grandson Isaiah William Platt.

Visitation for Family and Friends will be Saturday, May 21, 2011 from 1:00 P.M.- 2:00 P.M. at the J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, 811 Finley Drive, Albion, MI 49224. Funeral Services will be Saturday May 21 at 2:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Marvil officiating. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Homer.

Assistance with Memorial Contributions to: Presbyterian Church of Homer or Homer Public Library is available at the Funeral Home


  • Funeral Service Saturday, May 21, 2011

Dorthea J Ambler

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Corina Platt

May 26, 2011

I really enjoyed the early morning drives to Albion with you that summer grandma. I love you.