Lamberty, Roy J. Born January 31, 1943 in Whittlesey, WI, passed away peacefully after battling Leukemia and Myelodysplastic Syndrome Bone marrow disorder on January 11, 2014, at the age of 70 years.
Beloved husband of 44 years to the late Kathleen "Midge" Lamberty (nee LaFontaine). He is survived by his brothers Robert (Mary), Roman (Lois) and sister Donna (Mike) Roiger. In-laws Karen (Ken) Yates/Webb, Dave (Gail) and Tom (Sharon) LaFontaine. He is also survived by his many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Roy graduated from Medford High School in 1961. He served in the Army in Germany 1962-1964. Graduated from Stevens Point. His career began as an insurance underwriter and worked at various insurance companies over the years. Then became a proud owner of RJ Auto Driveaway Co., Inc., and was very grateful to all his loyal employees. Roy had a great sense of humor, infectious laugh and endless jokes. He loved playing and watching baseball, traveling and politics. The family would like to thank all the physicians and caregivers at the VA Hospital over the last 10 years for their compassion and care.
Memorial gathering Sunday, January 26, 2014 at the Funeral Home from 1:00PM until time of service at 2:00PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Leukemia Society 200 S. Executive Dr., Suite 203, Brookfield, WI 53005 and MDS Foundation. Future Memorial Mass and burial at Whittlesey Cemetery, in Whittlesey, WI June 21, 2014 at 11:00AM. Roy and his family are eternally grateful to all who have held him in prayer.