Bernice ‘Bee’ Lambert

ESCANABA – Bernice “Bee” Lambert, of Escanaba, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on Jan. 24, 1923. Raised in Escanaba, Bernice graduated from Escanaba High School in 1941. The former Bernice Derouin married Robert Lambert on Sept. 4, 1948, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 7, 1984. Bernice was employed as an office manager at Riverside Auto Sales until her retirement. She was a member of the Bethany Lutheran Church, where she also volunteered her services. Bernice enjoyed golfing, bowling, playing Bridge, and especially spending time with her family.

Her survivors include: daughters, Sandi Lambert (Edmond Desmond), of Belle Terre, N.Y., and Carol Lambert, of Concord, Mass.; and son, Gary Lambert (Cheryl) of Escanaba. Also surviving are seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A private family visitation and funeral services will be held at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba with Rev. Dean Peterson officiating. Entombment will take place in the Gardens of Rest Cemetery. Memorials can be directed to the Bethany Lutheran Church.

Envelopes will be available at the Anderson Funeral Home. The Anderson Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements and online condolences can be sent to the family at