William Franklin Lambert 1943-2016

William “Bill” Franklin Lambert, age 72 of Leesburg, VA died May 2, 2016.

Born on May 20, 1943, in Leesburg he was the son of the late Claude (2001) and Lydia (2013) Lambert. Mr. Lambert was a lifelong resident of Loudoun County. Mr. Lambert worked at the Washington Post as a distributor for over 35 years. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, and hiking. Bill also enjoyed traveling, especially to the beach with his grandchildren and family on summer vacations.

Mr. Lambert is survived by his wife of fifty years, Magdalena Lambert of Leesburg, VA; his children Karen A. Powell and husband Don of Harrisonburg, VA; Mark Lambert and wife Lisa of Fredericksburg, VA; Erik Lambert and wife Rebecca of Washington, DC; sister Barbara J. Ward of Fredrick, MD; four grandchildren Zachary, Matthew, Jacob, Drew; and two nephews Patrick A. Lickey, Stephen B. Ward, Jr. He was predeceased by his parents and Sister Peggy Lambert (2005).

Visitation was held on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Hall Funeral Home, Purcellville, VA from 6-8 p.m. Services were held Friday, May 6, 2016,. at the funeral home. Burial was at the Lovettsville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be sent to the American Cancer Society or Loudoun Interfaith Relief.

Please visit www.hallfh.com to express online condolences to the family.

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