DEFIANCE – Verlon E. Lambert, 64, of Defiance died at 8:00 a.m. Sunday, August 25, 2019 at The Laurels of Defiance. He was born June 3, 1955 in Defiance to Ewell and Madgie (Rakes) Lambert. His father is deceased and his mother and stepfather, Clifford Nally survive in Defiance.
Also surviving is a brother, Ernie (Tina) Lambert of Cloverdale; 3 step brothers, Greg (Jo anne) Nally of Cleveland, Kenneth (Mary) Nally of Defiance, and Steve (Roxanne) Nally of Columbus; 2 step sisters, Karen (Dan) Young of Ayersville and Jackie (Greg) Howard of Lancaster; a nephew, Ben Lambert; and a niece, Megan Lambert.
Verlon retired after 30 years from Titan Tires in Bryan. His life was music and he loved playing the guitar. He was a founding member with his brother of the band, Colt 45. The band played great music together for 26 years.
A Funeral Service will be 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME, Oakwood with Rev. Chris Reno officiating. Burial will follow in Prairie Chapel Cemetery, Oakwood. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and from 12 p.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences can be expressed at: www.heitmeyerfuneralhome.com.