Patricia B. Ambroz

June 6, 1936 - July 10, 2020

Patricia B. Ambroz, age 84, of New Prague, died peacefully with her son at her side on Friday, July 10, 2020 at Mala Strana Health and Rehabilitation Center.  Patricia was born on June 6, 1936 in New Prague to Edward W. and Mathilda C. (Busch) Zaun.  She grew up in the Lydia/St. Patrick area and was active in 4-H in her youth.  She graduated from Jordan High School and married the love of her life, Leonard J. Ambroz on June 7, 1958 at St. Patrick of Cedar Lake Catholic Church.  She was a dedicated homemaker, whose faith and family were always her priorities.  She loved cooking and baking for her family and the gatherings that happened around her table.  Her flower and vegetable gardens were notable.  In her later years, she enjoyed the occasional trip to Mystic Lake.  She will be sadly missed by her children, grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.


Pat is survived by her sons, Michael of Le Center and Daniel (Patricia Orr-Ambroz) of Chaska; grandchildren, Jacob, Josephine, and Justin Ambroz; sister-in-law, Mary Zaun of Lakeville.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard on May 26, 2016; parents; brother, Duane Zaun.


Private family Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Bruzek Funeral Home with Father Kevin Clinton officiating.  Burial will follow at St. Wenceslaus Cemetery.

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Diane Otto
5 months ago

So sorry for your loss! My mom was a roommate of your mother’s at Mala Strana in March to May 2019 and we so enjoyed visiting with your mother too when we were there! May the Lord give you comfort during this time!D

Crystal Zvanovec
5 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Your mom and dad were great people!! Lawrence (Chappy) Plonsky and Kevin & Crystal Zvanovec family

Diane Preisen
5 months ago

So sorry to read this. Pat and I are first cousins, as well as I was her maid of honor at her wedding.I always enjoyed visiting with her. She will be missed. Diane (Busch) Preisen

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