James M. Lambert, 55, passed away following a courageous battle with cancer on May 13, 2017. He was born in Bellefonte, June 30, 1961, the son of the late Janet Gummo Lambert.
Jim is survived by his sisters Sharon (Larry Reed) Mitchell, and Karen “Ag” (Rodney) McCulley; brother John, all of Bellefonte; numerous nephews and nieces. Jim was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers/Pirate and Penn State fan. He enjoyed family hiking traditions that he created spanning two generations of nephews and nieces.
He was a self-employed flooring installer who was known for high- quality work and fair rates. Jim was a free spirit never afraid to speak his mind or lend a hand to anyone who needed his help. He was a member of the Bellefonte American Legion, Loyal order of the Moose, and the Undines
Friends will be received on Thursday, May 18, 2017, from 6-7pm at Wetzler Funeral Service Inc., 206 N. Spring Street, Bellefonte a with a service to celebrate Jim’s life at 7:00pm with Pastor Frank Skies officiating. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Jim’s memory to Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc. Po Box 7, Bellefonte, PA 16823.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.wetzlerfuneralhome.com.