– Michael S. Lambert, 62, passed away peacefully at home on October
30, 2015. Michael was born in Norfolk, VA the eldest child of the
late Robert and Ruth Keener Lambert.
Michael grew up in the Albany area and was a 1971 graduate of RCS
High School where he excelled in football and wrestling. After high
school he spent time in Korea serving in the U.S. Army as a military
police officer. Michael also served in the U.S. Navy in Guantanamo
Bay, Cuba. Later Michael went on to work as a production mechanic
on the external tank of the Space Shuttle at Martin Marietta
Aerospace Division in New Orleans, LA. He later was employed as a
local Union 190 laborer. Michael was an avid football and baseball
fan. He was widely known for his feisty sense of humor.
Survivors include his younger sibings, sisters Dawn Lambert of
Tampa, FL and Casey (Michael) Few of Long Beach, CA; brothers,
Stephen (Suzanne) of Delmar, David (Karen) of Forest Hill, MD and
Robert (Linda) of Slidell, LA; two nieces, five nephews and several
Relatives and friends are invited to Michael’s graveside service
that will be held at 12:30 on Saturday, November 7th at St.
Patrick’s Cemetery, Coeymans.