USMC veteran with local survivors

Published in the January 14, 2016 edition

NEW YORK — Peter L. Lambert of Manhattan, N.Y., died Dec. 21, 2015. He was the cherished brother of the late Carol L. (Lambert) Murphy and her husband Patrick D. Murphy of North Reading and the late Sister Patricia Lambert, CSJ. He was the son of the late John T. and Catherine (Butler) Lambert and the loving uncle of Denis V. Murphy and his wife Ann of Winchester, N.H., Patricia A. DiBlasi and her husband John of Lynnfield, Kathleen M. Baumer and her husband John of Holliston, John J. Murphy and his wife Lorraine of North Reading, Patrick D. Murphy and his wife Robin of Haverhill and Kerry M. Dempsey and her husband Tom of Tewksbury. He is also survived by several great–nieces and nephews and great–great–nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service was held on Saturday, Jan. 9 at 11 a.m. at the Douglass, Edgerley and Bessom Funeral Home, 25 Sanborn St. (corner of Woburn Street), Reading. A visitation was held prior to the service. Burial was private.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Peter’s memory to the Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS) Development Dept., Attn: Mary Taylor, 198 East 21st St., New York NY 10035 (Make check payable to: CUCS. Put The Christopher on the memo line). Peter was a veteran USMC. For online guest book visit