Jan Lambert, 78

Jan M. Lambert, 78, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011, in Fort Wayne.Born in Redkey, he graduated from Muncie Central High School.Jan worked as a electrician with General Electric for 42 years, retiring Jan. 1, 1997.Surviving are his wife, Becky S. Lambert of Fort Wayne; daughter, Cathy (William) Howard of Columbia City; daughter, Debra (Tim) Minnick; son, Michael Lambert of Tennessee; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by parents Lloyd M. and Madge Cedora Lambert, a son, Scott Lambert and brother Lloyd Kent Lambert.Private services were held at Estates of Serenity Cemetery, 1101 South Lincoln Boulevard, Marion.Arrangements by D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home Fort Wayne. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Alzheimer’s research or Parkview Hospice. To view the online obituary, go to www.mccombandsons.com.