Bertha Jamison Lamberton
Funeral services for Bertha May Lamberton were held at the First United Church in Ladysmith on Saturday June 6th.
Bertha passed away peacefully on Sunday May 31st. at the Chemainus Health Care Centre.
She was born March 26, 1925 in Halifax, Nova Scotia the daughter of George and Sarah Roberts.
She was united in marriage to Willis E Jamison in 1946. Willis passed away in 1981. She married Charles E Lamberton in 1985. Charley passed away in 2003. Bertha was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bob and Ray Roberts of Halifax.
Bertha worked for the First United Church, did the books for the Ladysmith Laundry and Drycleaning then retired from her working career at the Ladysmith Health Unit after 21 years as the front desk clerk.
Bertha was very active in her community.
She was a proud Life Time member of the Ladysmith Legion Auxiliary marching in many a parade. She joined the Legion Marching band along side Charley.
After retirement she also helped to fill her days by volunteering at the Ladysmith Hospital Auxiliary.
Bertha is survived by her youngest brother Gerald Roberts in Sudbury, ON.
She is also survived and lovingly remembered by her children: sons Bob and Rhett, daughters Lois (Larry) and Lorraine.
She had 4 loving grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.