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Goldie Pauline Lambright, 91, Goshen, formerly of Shipshewana, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 7, at Greencroft Haven House, Goshen.
She was born Oct. 13, 1926, in LaGrange County, to James M. and Nora (Yoder) Troyer.
On Feb. 7, 1948, in Shipshewana, she married Robert Lambright. He passed away April 25, 1992.
Survivors include three daughters, Melody (Terry) Ernsberger, Sandra (Jim) Yoder and Joy (John) Liechty all of Goshen; two sons, Keith (Doreen) Lambright, and Kevin (Carrie) Lambright, both of Shipshewana; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two sisters, Glada Holst and Glenola Troyer; brother, Sam J. Troyer; and half-sister, Dorothy Kropf.
Goldie was a member of Shore Church, a homemaker and had worked at the family's business, the Shipshewana Auction for many years. She was very active and volunteered often in the Shipshewana community.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 S. Main St., Middlebury.
A family graveside service will take place Thursday afternoon followed by a celebration of life service at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, at Shore Church, Shipshewana. Services will be conducted by Pastor Carl Horner.
Burial will be at Shore Cemetery, Shipshewana.
Memorials may be given to Menno Clinic, India, or Greencroft Foundation.
Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Greencroft Haven Household for the exceptional care they provided to their mother.
Published on January 8, 2018
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