With profound sadness, we announce the passing of Harles Lambert, 75, our loving and devoted grandfather, father, husband and friend to all whose lives he touched on November 26, 2022, he left us while surrounded by his loving family.
Harles was born September 7, 1947, in Beckley, West Virginia to the late Samuel and Tiny “Alberta” Lambert.
Harles was raised as a young child in Trap Hill, West Virginia where he told stories of carrying water and working hard to help the family. Harles moved to Cleveland, Ohio as a young adult and became a journeyman tool and dye maker for the Eaton Corporation, Upon having children and moving back to West Virginia, Harles would show his true passion in life as a successful entrepreneur. Harles had a array of businesses over the years from used appliances to real estate and most of all as a food concessionaire that he and many others share proud fond memories of the time they spent on the road working fairs and festivals. Harles was a very simple man that truly helped anyone he could. We rejoice in the fact that our beloved Harles is now enjoying the company of Jesus and all the loved ones that left this world before him. Harles was a man of great kindness and humility, he taught great values and life lessons to many people along the way of his wonderful successful life.
Left to cherish his memories are his wife Anna Lambert of Beckley, WV formerly of Cincinnati, sisters Edith Surratt, and Becky Aliff, brother Troy Lambert. Children, Anthony (Donna) Lambert of Pittsburgh, PA, Michael Lambert (Hannah) of Beckley, WV and Michelle (Mike) Northup of Columbus, Ohio and stepdaughter Dena Griffith of Cincinnati, Ohio. Grandchildren, Michael (Paige) Lambert, Tony Lambert, Trinity Lambert, Robin Thomas, Andrea Sturgill, Jerrianne Ritchie, Petrina Sturgill, Kayla Walston (Austin), Ashley Dubich (Nathan), Joey Luketic , Kelle Love (Brian), Alex Griffith, Brittany Griffith and Khloe. Super great grandchildren, Paxton Harles Lambert, Kayla, Daniel, Devon Thomas, Joseph, Elizabeth, Maliki, Adrianna Coyer, Wyatt Sturgill. Payton, Alexander, Tabius Walston, Nathan, Emma and Chloe Dubich. Along with many nephews and nieces, including a special bond with his great nephew Clay Aliff. From first to last he loved the same we are all blessed to have had such a wonderful man in our lives for as long as we did.
Funeral service will be conducted at the Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley on Friday, December 2, 2022, at 2 PM with Pastor Ken Souder officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity, WV. Friends may visit with the family from noon until service time on Friday at the funeral home
Private online condolences and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at www.roseandquesenberry.net
Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 south Kanawha Street, Beckley WV.