Robert Lambert Jr., 61, Kokomo, passed away Thursday, March 27, 2014, at his home. He was born June 6, 1952, in Kokomo, to Robert and Mary Frances Lambert Sr. On Dec. 31, 1993, he married Estela (Venis) Lambert, and she survives.
He graduated from Western High School and worked as a machine operator at Haynes International for 33 years. He was a member of the Quarterly Century Club of Haynes, USWA 2958, and St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother and a friend to all.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons, Kevin Wayne Lambert, 18 years old, Robert Lambert III, 16 years old, Nicohlas Lambert, and Adam Lambert; one daughter, Maryerin Leilani Lambert, 14 years old; one grandchild, Skyler Lambert; one brother, Thomas and wife Angie Lambert; two sisters, Linda Scott, and Cathy Lambert; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Mass of Christian burial will take place at 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, with the Rev. Father Marty Sandhage officiating. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home and from 12 to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church. A Rosary service will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Memorial contributions may be given toward a college fund for his children or to the St. Joan of Arc Food Pantry. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.sunsetmemorygarden.com.