Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, September 15, 2016
OBITUARY ~ KENNETH LAMBERT
May 03, 1941 ~ September 07, 2016
Kenneth Lambert, age 75, Bethany, Missouri, formerly of Grant City, Missouri, passed away September 7, 2016, at his home with his family by his side.
Kenneth was born May 3, 1941 near Grant City, the son of the late Owen Kenneth and Lennis Bernice (Pritchard) Lambert. Kenneth was a graduate of Mount Ayr High School, class of 1959, Mount Ayr, Iowa. On December 12, 1965 he was united in marriage to Martha Green at the Methodist Church in Mediapolis, Iowa. To this union two children were born, Renee’ and Chad.
Kenneth was a veteran, having served his country in the United States Air Force. Some of his memberships included: Grant City United Methodist Church, Young Farmers, a 52-year member of the Allensville Lodge, Allendale, Missouri, a former board member of the Worth County School Board and the MFA Board.
Kenneth was a rancher and farmer in the Grant City area where he enjoyed raising cattle and crops.
Preceding him in death were his parents, and two brothers-in-law, Richard Bain and Harold Miller.
His survivors include; his wife Martha of the home, Bethany, daughter Renee’ Lambert and husband Jack Bailey, Hallandale Beach, Florida, son Chad Lambert, Bethany, sisters, Mary Lou (Galen) Cook, Grant City, Rowena Miller, Carlisle, Iowa, Nona Ann Bain, West Des Moines, Iowa, brothers, Calvin (Shirley) Lambert, Enson, Ohio, Keith (Mary Kay) Lambert, Allendale, Gary Lambert, Mount Ayr, many nieces, nephews and a host of friends and loved ones who knew him.
Funeral services were held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the Andrews-Hann Funeral Home in Grant City. Burial was in the Redding Cemetery, Redding, Iowa. Military graveside services were under the auspices of the Missouri Military Honors and the Worth County Memorial VFW Post #3123. Memorials have been established to the Harrison County Home Health and Worth County R-3 School. andrewshannfuneralhome.com
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, September of 2016