Gerald (Jerry) Allan Lambert. Jerry passed away peacefully on 11-18-2008. Jerry was born 2-10-1948. He is leaving behind family and friends who love him. He was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Ruth Lambert. Jerry enjoyed golfing with his friends and spending time at family gatherings. Services will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 6, 2008 at Mountain View Aspen Chapel, 4100 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood, WA.
Edward (Ed) Robert Doyle. Edward (Ed) Robert Doyle, was born on October 21, 1924 and went to heaven on November 20, 2008. He was born in Redwood City, California to Leo and Grace Doyle. He lived in Southern California until joining the service in 1942. Ed served in both World War II and the Korean War. In October 1951, he married the love of his life, Beverly. After more than 20 years in the Air Force, Ed retired and returned to Tacoma where he started working as an electrician, eventually becoming president of Danard Electric Company. Ed’s passion was camping and traveling! Whether it was a weekend outing or a several month trip to Yuma, Ed was always ready to go with his beloved Bev by his side. They loved every minute of their 57 years together. Besides his beloved wife, Ed is survived by their four children, Shirley (Larry) Shilley, Mike (Bonnie) Doyle, Debbie (Bill) James, and Ken (Sandy) Doyle, 7 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Services for Ed will be at Mountain View Garden Chapel on November 29, 2008 at 1PM. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Lung Association or your favorite charity.
Milton Edward Lange. Milton Edward Lange, of Gig Harbor, WA passed peacefully from this life on November 18, 2008. He was 83 and spent his last days at home surrounded by family and loved ones. Milt was born, June 9, 1925 in Broadmead, OR He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Katherine Lange, son David Lange, Edgewood, WA; daughter Susan Jett, Bremerton, WA and grandchildren Kelly Romano, Giona Keefover and Benjamin Lange. His great-grandchildren and extended family dearly love and miss his kindness and gentle affection. He is also survived by his sisters Elaine Crane and Artie Lange. Milt was an avid gardener and kept a small contingent of chickens, ducks, rabbits happy. He shared his berries, roses and other crops with his family and the local deer and raccoon populations. He was a kind and gentle man who loved his Lord and was deeply loved by his friends and family. He was a active member of Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church in Gig Harbor. A memorial service will be held at Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church, 7700 Skansie Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335 on November 30, 2008 at 3pm in the Memorial Chapel. The church may be reached at 851-7779. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Milt’s name may be sent to the church for the deacon fund. Deepest thanks are extended to Senecal Franciscan Hospice for their kind attention during Milton’s last days.
The above listed obituary was arranged by Mountain View Funeral Home. Sign the online guest book. 253-584-0252.