Margaret A. “Peggy” Lambert, 81, of Milton, passed away peacefully of natural causes Thursday, April 17, 2014. Peggy, affectionately known as “The Bingo Lady,” was a longtime resident of Milton and recently a resident at Renaissance Nursing Home in Millsboro, De. She was born Oct. 18, 1932, to the late Richard and Mary Wood of Allentown, Pa. Peggy will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend.
She was preceded in death by her late husband, Roy Lambert; brothers Richard Wood of Falston, Md., Johnny Wood of Allentown, Pa.; and a daughter, Margaret James of Philadelphia.
She is survived by her four children, Wayne James of Pennsylvania, Donald James of Salisbury, Md., Russell Murray of Pennsylvania, and Jane Murray-Collins of Millsboro; five grandchildren, Roy Collins of Milton, and Winter Collins, Dillon Collins, Zoe Collins (her favorite) and Luke Collins, all of Millsboro; a brother, William Wood, and a sister, Mikey Ruth, both of Allentown.
Private viewing was held for the family at Melson Funeral Homes of Frankford, with interment held at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear.