Kearney in Buffalo County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Dr. Paul Ambrose
This garden was planted in memory of Dr. Paul Ambrose who died on American Airlines Flight 77 on September 11, 2001.
"Paul dedicated his career to changing the health care system with an emphasis on physician leadership and prevention. Paul was a rare and wonderful man whose life was like a pebble tossed into a pond; the way he lived his life, enjoyed his career and treasured his friends and family had a ripple effect on so many people."
Erected by Good Samaritan Hospital.
Location. 40° 42.402′ N, 99° 4.888′ W. Marker is in Kearney, Nebraska, in Buffalo County. Marker is at the intersection of 31st Street and Central Avenue, on the right when traveling west on 31st Street. Click for map. Marker is on the south grounds of Good Samaritan Hospital. Marker is in this post office area: Kearney NE 68847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Good Samaritan Air Crew (a few steps from this marker); Kearney Civil War and Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Empress Theatre (approx. 0.6 miles away); University of Nebraska at Kearney (approx. 0.8 miles Old Oregon Trail (approx. 0.8 miles away); Kearney State College Memorial Carillon Tower (approx. 0.9 miles away); Kearney: From the Beginning (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Bauer Drug (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kearney.
Also see . . .
1. Dr. Paul Wesley Ambrose. (Submitted on August 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. The Paul Ambrose Trail for Health. (Submitted on August 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
3. Paul W. Ambrose Bio. (Submitted on August 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 420 times since then and 83 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.