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 Walter Alan Lamb Jr.

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Walter Alan Lamb Jr.

Birth
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 16 Nov 2001 (aged 73)
Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial California City, Kern County, California, USA
Plot Section 1, Lot 8, Space 4
Memorial ID 10523933 View Source

Cemetery records lists him as a veteran.

Obit: LAMB. Walter Alan Jr
Author: Don Stowell Date: 29 Jun 2004 10:13 PM GMT
Surnames: Markwell, Witt, Manuel, Mortensen, Fife
Classification: Obituary
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Walter Alan Lamb Jr
Walter Alan Lamb Jr., age 73, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2001 at Antelope Valley Hospital, Lancaster, CA. He had been failing in health during the last couple of years, being in and out of the hospital on several occasions.
Walter Alan Lamb Jr. is the oldest of four children, his parents are Walter Allen Lamb Sr. and Wilma (Kessinger) Lamb. He was born June 6, 1928 in Louisville, Kentucky; To this marriage were born eight children. Walter moved to California in 1965 and later brought his family to California in 1966. Walter has been a resident of Boron, CA for the last 16 years.
Walter served in the U.S. Army from October 5, 1946 until March 15, 1948, enlisting at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He was a truck driver, generally hauling supplies and artillery while serving in South Korea. He was honorably discharged and obtained the rank of Private First Class. He took up the upholstery business, following in his father's footsteps. He later owned his own business before he retired.
He is preceded in death by two sons, Walter Alan Lamb III, who died in infancy, Thomas Edward Lamb Sr., and one daughter, Ramona Lamb who died in infancy; one brother Ronald Lee Lamb, who died in infancy and one sister Norma Louise (Lamb) Markwell.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Ellen (Witt) Lamb of 55 years; one son, Joseph Patrick Lamb Sr.; three daughters, Elizabeth Ann (Lamb) Manuel of Waco, TX; Alberta Louise (Lamb) Mortensen of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, and Marie Ellen Lamb of Fort Walton Beach, FL; sister Patricia Ann (Lamb) Fife of Louisville, KY; ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at Our Lady of Lourdes on Tuesday, November 20 at 11 a.m. Burial took place at California City Memorial Park n California City, CA.
Arrangements by Stickel Mortuary


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  • Created by: ladisatt
  • Added: 24 Feb 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 10523933
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10523933/walter-alan-lamb : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Alan Lamb Jr. (6 Jun 1928–16 Nov 2001), Find a Grave Memorial ID 10523933, citing California City Memorial Park, California City, Kern County, California, USA ; Maintained by ladisatt (contributor 46614911) .