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Ambrose Margan
1937 - 2022
Ambrose Margan

Ambrose R. Margan, 84, of Platteville, passed away from complications of atomic bomb testing during his military service, on Monday, Feb. 14 at his home, where he has lived for the past  80 years.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, Feb. 19 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson. Father Richard Leffler officiated. Burial with military honors was at St. Andrew Cemetery in Tennyson. Visitation was on Friday, Feb. 18 from 3–7 p.m. at the church, where a 2:45 p.m. rosary was prayed. Friends also called on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the church. In lieu of plants and flowers, memorials may be given in Ambrose’s name to St. Andrew Catholic Church. Martin Schwartz Funeral Home & Crematory in Potosi is serving the family. Online condolences may be left at

A complete obituary is in the February 23, 2022 issue of The Platteville Journal.