Veatrice Lambert, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 10.
Lambert was born in Meherrin, Virginia and lived in Rockaway for more than 30 years. She was a postal clerk.
Lambert was preceded in death by her sister, Ella M. Batts (Aaron Sr.); brothers, August Scott Sr. (Rebecca) and Lloyd Scott (Elise).
She is survived by her husband, Bryant James Lambert Jr.; daughter, Margie J. Wallo (Eugene); sons, Kenneth B. Lambert and Kevin T. Lambert; sister, Dorothy Booth; brother, Semmie Scott (Dorothy); sister-in-law, Ruby Morgan (Benjamin); and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, New York.