John M. Lambert Jr., a longtime Shoreland resident, passed away on Sunday, May 26. He was 88 years old.
Mr. Lambert was the president of Davis College. He was known for bringing new programs, helping students in need and sharing his joyful spirit with students and colleagues.
He was regarded in the community for his generosity, loyalty, playfulness and often saying, “Life is a ball when you know how to bounce.”
A celebration of his life and a memorial service was held on Wednesday, May 29. A burial service at the Great Lakes National Cemetery for veterans will occur at a later date.