Barbara M. Lambert
September 28, 1921 – December 21, 2019
Barbara M. Lambert, 98, life-long resident of Keene, passed away on December 21, 2019 after a period of declining health.
She was born on September 28, 1921 in Hartland, VT, the daughter of Bessie M (Shattuck) and Ernest H. Adams. She attended area schools and graduated from Keene High School with the Class of 1940.
On October 5, 1940 she married Francis N. Lambert. Together, they enjoyed life in the country and raising their two boys.
Barbara will be remembered as a sweet and caring woman who exemplified being a wonderful mother. Family was the utmost important to her. She believed in loving everyone and showing kindness to others. Barbara instilled a strong work ethic in her children. She enjoyed tending to her garden and was known for her good cooking and baking skills.
Barbara leaves behind her sons: Douglas E. Lambert and his wife Diana of Seal Beach, CA and David B. Lambert of Keene, NH; grandchildren: Brian Lambert and his fiancé Joyell Emmond of Nelson, NH, Angela Rodriguez and her husband Steve of Corona, CA, and Chris Lambert and his wife, Jen of Union City, CA; great-grandchildren: Stella Lambert, Joey Rodriguez, and Jessie Rodriguez; her sister, Gail Hackett of Montrose, Colorado as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
She was predeceased by her husband in 1995: Francis N. Lambert; and siblings: Everett Adams, Earl Adams, Ernest Adams, Theda Whitney, Avis Kingsbury, Ruth Beliveau, and Janice Adams.
A memorial service with burial at Woodland Cemetery in Keene will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Barbara M. Lambert’s name to a charity of one’s choice.
- A memorial service will be held in the spring
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