Richard L. “Dick” Lambert, 68, Langsville, passed away Friday, February 22, 2013. Born February 3, 1945, in Columbus, he was the son of the late Percy “Tom” and Ruby Farley Lambert.
He was a Army Veteran, retired from M&G Polymers, a 30 year member and former Chief of the Salem Twp. VFD, a member of Wilkesville VFD, and Drew Webster American Legion Post 39 of Pomeroy.
He is survived by his children, Tammy (Jeff) Wiseman, Bryan David Lambert, Gary Rife all of Columbus, and Vanessa
(Randy) Thomas of Washington Courthouse; grandchildren, Brendan and Olivia Wiseman, and Andrea Rife; great-grandchildren, Aaliyah Rife, Hailie and Madison Rhods; sisters, Sue Quigley of Fulton, Judy (Jim) Petry of Columbus, and Nancy (Butch) Haddox of Langsville; a brother, Bill (Becky) Lambert of Langsville; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Lambert and brother-in-law, Dan Quigley.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bigony-Jordan Funeral Home, with John Chapman officiating. Burial will be in Salem Center Cemetery with military graveside services by Drew Webster American Legion Post 39. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Monday, where the volunteer fire departments will have a memorial service at 8 p.m.,at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Salem Twp. VFD, 27320 Montgomery Rd., Langsville, Ohio 45741.
You may sign the register book at www.bigonyjordanfuneralhome.com.