FARMINGDALE – Don P. Lambert, 85, of Roberta Street, passed away un-expectedly Sun-day, Feb. 3, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 5, 1923, in Mars Hill, a son of Milton Sr. and Mildred Allen Lambert. Don was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He had been employed for 36 years at New England Telephone and Telegraph, retiring in 1982. Don was a four-letter sports graduate of Houlton High School. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and trapper, and he loved being at his favorite place, Cross Lake. Don was a volunteer for Telephone Pioneers and a member of Sportsman Alliance of Maine. He was predeceased by his parents; eight brothers, Win-ston, Blaine, Deane, Milton Jr., Bryce, Clair, Duane and Neil Lambert; and two sisters, Jean Jackins and Crete Gentle; and his son, Robin. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, E. Lucille (Delosier) Lambert of Farmingdale; four children, Allen Lambert of Caribou, Jon Lambert of Farmingdale, Tim Lambert of Cross Lake Township and Dawn Real of Farm-ingdale; his brother, Keith Lam-bert of Fort Kent; his sister, Joyce Saunders of Houlton; three granddaughters, two grandsons, two great-grand-sons, one great-granddaughter, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Memorial services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, in the chapel at the new Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. Friends and relatives are all invited back to Lucille’s home, 36 Roberta St., Farmingdale, for fellowship. Donations may be made in his memory to Maine Cancer Society, Sports-man Alliance of Maine or to a charity of your choice. Arrangements are under the care of Staples Funeral Home, 53 Brunswick Ave., Gardiner.