Avenal State Prison reported that retired Prison Canteen Manager II Robert “Bob” Lambert passed away on Jan. 16.

Mr. Lambert started at Avenal State Prison as a Prison Canteen Manager I on Jan. 3, 1995.  He promoted to Prison Canteen Manager II on Jan. 25, 2001 until he retired effective Dec. 30, 2007.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24 at Glad Tidings Church, 750 E. Grangeville Blvd, Hanford, CA

Graveside service to follow at Grangeville Cemetery, 10428 14th Ave., Armona, CA.

The funeral home has provided a tribute page that you can visit.