Robert retired from Johns Manville in 1999, after 43 years of service. He enjoyed farming, traveling, spending time with family and an occasional game of Blackjack. Bob loved watching his grandkids compete in their various sporting events, cheering for the Fairview Apaches, Bryan Golden Bears, Archbold Bluestreaks and Brunswick Blue Devils.
Robert W. Lambert was born on August 14, 1936 in Ney, the son of Albert and Dorothy (Welsh) Lambert. He married Mary Louise Shock on February 23, 1963 and she survives.
Survivors also include his children, Alicia (Brian) Laffin of Brunswick, Bob (Stacy) Lambert of Ney, Russ (Dorothy) Lambert of Archbold, Corey (Dawn) Lambert of Bryan, Amanda (DJ) Curry of Ney and Anna (Tyson) Mock of Bryan; grandchildren, Mason, Gunner, Logan, Jorja, Julia and Codey Lambert, Brandon and Tyler Laffin, Damon Coressel and Dallas Curry, Megan Pena and Katie Mock, Taylor Lipp; two great-grandsons, Adrian Lipp and Brody Lambert; two sisters, Bonnie (Jerry) Murphy and Mary Lou (Roger) Demland, both of Defiance; many nieces and nephews and special friends, Dan and Jill Barnard of Bryan.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a granddaughter, Maddy Lambert.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013, from 10 A.M. until 3 P.M. in the Krill Funeral Home, 860 West Mulberry St., Bryan. Service will follow at 3 P.M., Saturday, in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to the Cure Search, Make-A-Wish Foundation or an organization of the donor’s choice.
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