Lois Marie Lambert, 73, of Largo, Florida, originally from Ottawa, Kansas, entered into the arms of her Creator Thursday, March 28, 2019.

Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2019, at First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks. Private arrangement to follow at Serenity Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations in her name to First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks or SunCoast Hospice.

She was born in Ottawa, Kansas, on Dec. 27, 1945, to Marvin and Marjorie Welton. She was raised mostly in Ottawa, Kansas.

She married the love of her life, Harvey Lambert Jr., after chasing him down for his car. They were happily married for 56 years. She stayed local to Kansas until retiring to be near her family in Florida in 2011.

Proceeding her in death was father, Marvin Welton; stepfather, Art Gray; mother, Marjorie Grey; sister, Ruth Welton, and niece, Marie Husted.

Survivors are Harvey Jr,; brother, Roy/Rita Welton, Ottawa; sister, Judy (Welton) Curran, Ottawa; sister, Beverly (Welton) Weber, Ottawa; son, John/Faith Lambert, Altamonte Springs, Florida; daughter, Lynda Lambert, Belleair Bluffs, Florida; six grandkids, many nieces and nephews and in-numerous friends.

Her family would like to thank the staff of Suncoast Hospice and Glen Oak Health and Rehabilitation in caring for our mother/sister/aunt and friend as she finalized this chapter and began her eternal with our Lord Jesus Christ.