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Ralph Edward “Ed” Lamb, 81, Bement, mechanic, died Wednesday (July 31, 2013).

Services: noon Monday, First Presbyterian Church of Monticello. Visitation: two hours before services. Arrangements by: Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello. Memorials: American Cancer Society, Faith-in-Action, First Presbyterian Church of Monticello or donor’s choice. Send condolences: www.mackey-wrightfuneralhome.com.

Korean War Army veteran. Member: First Presbyterian Church of Monticello and Illinois Route 66 Organization. Survivors: wife, Janet; sons, Timothy Edward Lamb, Katy, Texas; Andrew Howard Lamb, Seymour; daughters, Valeri Ruth Williams, Bement; Marcena Kathryn Lamb-Keto, Houston, Texas; sisters, Doris Lindstrom, Loda; Lelia Ward, Fisher; Marian Fisher, Oregon; Myrna Beals, Urbana; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Preceded by: parents; one brother; one sister; two great-grandchildren.

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