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George Robert Lambert

February 2, 1950 — May 7, 2023

Wooster, Ohio

George Robert Lambert, 73, of Wooster, died Sunday, May 7, 2023 at his residence.

George was born February 2, 1950 in Ashland, Ohio to Leslie Lelin and Ruth Carlene {Brennan} Lambert.

He graduated from the University of Akron and Malone College. George served in the US Navy as an Aviation Quartermaster from 1968 to 1972.

He married Peggy Turner on May 6, 1973. She survives. 

George retired as Global Repair Manager after 39 years of employment at Diebold Inc. After retirement and until his death, he taught workforce development courses for Business Training and Educational Services at Ohio State ATI. George was an avid Golfer who also enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to family, friends and neighbors with whatever the project might be. George was known for his compassion and great sense of humor.

George will be deeply missed by his wife; sons Seth (Brandy) Lambert of FL, Kelly Lambert of Wooster; grandchildren Emma Dawn Lambert and Beverly Grace Lambert of FL; brother John (Jill) Lambert of Ashland and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

George was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call Thursday, May 18th from 5 to 7 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home-Sherwood Chapel, Wooster. Mass will be held Friday at 10am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Rich Samide officiating. Burial will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, where military rites will be held. Online tributes may be made at www.RobertsFuneralHome.com. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donors choice.

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Thursday, May 18, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Roberts Funeral Home - Wooster

7067 Cleveland Rd, Wooster, OH 44691

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Mass

Friday, May 19, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Mary Catholic Church

527 Beall Ave, Wooster, OH 44691

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Interment

Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

10175 Rawiga Rd, Seville, OH 44273

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