Robert W. Lambert

Robert W. Lambert Sept. 27, 1941 - Aug. 6, 2014 GRANGER - Robert W. Lambert, 72, passed away peacefully August 6, 2014. Born September 27, 1941, he was the son of the late Wayne O. and Lillian C. (Hoore) Lambert. He was also preceded in death by a grandson, David Lee Lambert. On June 1, 1963, Robert married his beloved, Marie Lambert, who preceded him in death. Left to cherish his memory are his children, Ron (Kelli) Lambert of Elkhart, Jackie (Michael) Platz; and their son, Jeff (Katie) Underly, all of Osceola; and Jeff (Angie) Lambert; and their children, JoDee and Aimee Lambert, all of Edwardsburg; as well as his three siblings: John (Laverne) of Florida, Charles (Helen) of Granger, IN, and Allen (Jill) of Florida. Bob was a great husband, father, brother and grandfather. He was an extremely skilled carpenter who could fix anything and tried to instill his knowledge to his children. He proudly served our country in the 101st Airborne from 1958-1962 and was a 32nd Degree Freemason. His memory will be cherished dearly and he will be missed always. There will be a gathering of friends and family at 3:30 pm at the home of Jeff and Angie Lambert, with military honors being held at 4 pm on Saturday, August 9, 2014. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Legion or VFW. To send condolences to the family, please visit www.McGannHay.com (574-232-1411).

Funeral Home

McGann Hay, Forest G. Hay Chapel
435 S. Ironwood Dr. South Bend, IN 46615
(574) 232-1411

Published in South Bend Tribune on Aug. 8, 2014