Betty J. Lambert, age 79, of Ripon, WI, passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Barrett House after a long battle with Lewy Body Dementia.
Betty was born October 5, 1942, in Princeton, WI, the daughter of Alfred and Lillian (Klingbeil) Prachel. She married Robert J. Lambert at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Princeton, WI on February 20, 1960. Betty worked a variety of jobs over the years including working at the American Baptist Assembly in Green Lake, 20 years at Piggly Wiggly in Ripon, the Rippin Good Cookie Outlet Store, and Ace Hardware in Ripon until her retirement in 2014. She was also a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Betty loved the outdoors. In their early years, Betty and Robert loved to travel and go camping. In her later years, she could often be found doing yard work and tending to her gardens. She also loved to bake and share her treats with others. More than anything, Betty loved taking care of others. She was devoted to her family and loved spending time with family and friends.
Betty is survived by her son, Steven (Lynn) Lambert of Green Lake, WI; daughter, Catherine (Steve) Mlodzik of Ripon; grandson, Kyle (Vanessa) Mlodzik of Malibu, CA; granddaughter, Amanda (Mike) Robertson of Waukesha, WI; grandson, Joe Lambert of Ripon; grandson, Sean Wilke of Fond du Lac, WI; granddaughter, Nikki Wilke of Fond du Lac, WI; 9 great-grandchildren; and brother, Richard (Donna) Prachel of Princeton, WI. Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred and Lillian Prachel; husband, Robert Lambert; granddaughter, Kristi Mlodzik; and step-grandson, Anthony Alvin.
A visitation for Betty will be held on Saturday, November 13, 2021, from 11:00 am 12:30 pm at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, 515 Mayparty Dr., Ripon, WI 54971.
A funeral service for Betty will be held on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at 12:30 pm at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, with Pastor Sam Prellwitz officiating. Interment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, City of Ripon, WI. Memorials in Bettys name may be directed to the Lewy Body Dementia Association, Inc., 912 Killian Hill Road S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047.
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