Harry W. Lambert

Feb 07, 2013

WAYNESVILLE —  Harry William Lambert, 79, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.

He was a prominent leader in his community, former president of Eckerd Drugs Corporation, honored as a Significant Sigma Chi, and received the Carl H. Lindner Award for outstanding business achievement.  He was a devoted husband, father and friend.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Suzanne Ronsheim Lambert; children, William Albert Lambert, daughter-in-law, Jan Lambert, Pamela Ann Rilling, son-in-law, Robin Rilling, Laurie Ann Stokes, and son-in-law, Thomas Stokes;  grandchildren, Nicholas Walker, Kelsey Walker, Sarah Lambert, Samuel Lambert, Jonathan Stokes and Abigail Stokes.

A memorial visitation will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Wells Funeral Home of Waynesville.

Donations in memory of his name may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.

An online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.