Dorothy J. Lamberson Obituary

Dorothy J. Lamberson (née Johnson) of Swarthmore, Pa., passed away peacefully on December 30, 2018. She was 92.

She was born in Media in 1926 to the late Clarence and Anna (née Hatton) Johnson. She was a graduate of Media High School and the University of Pennsylvania.

Dorothy and her husband, Robert Lee Lamberson, resided in Swarthmore for over 60 years. Always active in her community, Dorothy was a member of Swarthmore Presbyterian Church, where she sang in the church choir. Dorothy cherished her role as a wife and a mother and she loved spending time with her family and old friends.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her brothers Samuel (Elva) Johnson and Lewis (Jane) Johnson.

She is survived by her beloved spouse of 70 years, Robert L. Lamberson; and three children, Sallyann Molloy (C. Terrence) of Runnemede, N.J.; Robert L. Lamberson, Jr. of North Wales, Pa., and David Lamberson (Paula) of Liverpool, N.Y. She was blessed with eight grandchildren, Timothy Molloy, Brendan Molloy, Theodore Molloy, Andrew Molloy, Sara Lamberson, Robert Lee Lamberson III, Thea Jeschke and Cameron Lamberson; and one great-grandchild, Isaiah.

Friends and family are invited to Mrs. Lamberson’s memorial service at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 12, 2019 in the Loeffler Chapel at Swarthmore Presbyterian Church, 727 Harvard Ave. Swarthmore, PA 19081.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy’s name may be made to A Better Chance Strath Haven.

Arrangements: Rigby Harting & Hagan Funeral Home, 15 E. Fourth St. Media, PA 19063.

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