Published 12:00 am Saturday, June 18, 2011

Paul Edward Lambert, 57, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2011, at East Jefferson Hospital in Metairie. He was an operator for Shell Motiva, a member of the Knights of Columbus, a veteran of the United States Army during the Vietnam War and a member of the American Legion Post 366.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Christine LeBlanc Lambert, son, Christopher Paul Lambert, and his girlfriend, Britany Hart, his mother, Louise Dixon Lambert, two brothers, Jerry and Joey Lambert, sister, Susie Lambert, maternal in-laws, Durel and Marie LeBlanc, brother-in-law, Dalton LeBlanc (Bridget), and four sisters-in-law, Beverly Cazenave (Ira), Becky Raiford (Jeff), Hilary Plauche (Steve) and Maisy Robicheaux (Kenny), one granddaughter, Evelyn Hart Lambert, and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Paul Morris Lambert and his grandparents, Edward Dixon and Sydney Dixon Mackles and Joseph and Marguerite Lambert.

Visitation and services were held on Friday, June 17, 2011, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Destrehan with Fr. Daniel Bru officiant. Military honors followed in the church mausoleum. Family and friends are invited to send their condolences to www.