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Josephine Helen (Lambert) Whetzel

January 6, 1928 June 17, 2019
Josephine Helen (Lambert) Whetzel
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Obituary for Josephine Helen (Lambert) Whetzel

Josephine Helen (Lambert) Whetzel, 91, of Dayton passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 in Harrisonburg.

She was born in Rockingham County on January 6, 1928, and was a daughter of the late Joseph William and Edna Rosalee (Kerns) Lambert.

Josephine was a member of Spring Creek Church of the Nazarene. She was an avid gardener.

She was united in marriage June 13, 1954 to Nelson Glenn Whetzel, Sr., who preceded her in death on December 19, 2006.

She is survived by three daughters, Delores Anita Morral, of Dayton, Carol Annette Strother, of Harrisonburg, and Ruth Ann Davies, and husband Robert, of McGaheysville; two sons Nelson Glenn Whetzel, Jr., and wife Rebecca, of Bridgewater and Keith Allen Whetzel, and wife Elva, of Dayton; five sisters, Corine Custer, of Mt. Clinton, Evelyn Knight, Miriam Knight, and Brenda Miller and husband Richard, all of Bridgewater, and Gertrude Newman and husband Carey, of Dayton; four brothers, Wilbert Lambert and wife Polly, Clyde Lambert and wife Dottie, Alvin Lambert and wife Carolyn, and Calvin Lambert and wife Juanita, all of Bridgewater; four sister-in-laws, Shirley Lambert and Diane Lambert, both of Bridgewater, Carolyn Shifflett of Harrisonburg, and Betty Jean Evans of Grottoes. She is also survived by 19 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Joseph Lambert, Jr., Robert Lambert, Sr., and Garry Lambert.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Spring Creek Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Bill Curry officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery.

The family will receive friend on Friday, June 21, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Clover Hill Fire and Rescue Squad, 2100 Clover Hill Rd., Dayton, VA 22821.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.johnsonfs.com.


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visitation

Friday

21

Jun

6:00 PM 6/21/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/21/2019 8:00:00 PM
Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater

208 South Main Street
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater
208 South Main Street Bridgewater 22812 VA
United States

funeral service

Saturday

22

Jun

2:00 PM 6/22/2019 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 6/22/2019 3:00:00 PM
Spring Creek Church of the Nazarene

8863 Nazarene Church Road
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Burial to follow service. Rev. Bill Curry officiating.

Spring Creek Church of the Nazarene
8863 Nazarene Church Road Bridgewater 22812 VA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Oak Lawn Cemetery Final Resting Place

Corner of N.Main St. & Oakwood Dr.
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Corner of N.Main St. & Oakwood Dr. Bridgewater 22812 VA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Clover Hill Fire and Rescue

2100 Clover Hill Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
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