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David E. Lamb

November 24, 2021 - March 14, 2021

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date: March 18, 2021

David Earl Lamb, 79, died Sunday, March 14, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loved ones.

David was born Nov. 24, 1941 in St. Louis to the late Glynn and Mary (Allen) Lamb.

David was retired from TWA/Trans World Airlines, where he worked for 32 years, receiving a reward for perfect attendance during his entire career.

He served in the U.S. Army and Missouri National Guard. His interests included history, reading, music and cars.

David is survived by his wife of 29 years, Rosita Rosales Lamb; his eight children, John (Leslie) Lamb, Glynn Lamb, Janet (David) Laub, Rebecca (Brooks) Waldrop, Gary (Sandy) Lamb, David Lamb, Ted (Shawneka) Lamb, Joseph Lamb; his five stepchildren, Floravel (late Tony) Scorfina, Marianne (Lance) Huff, Sandra Castro, Irma (Aaron) Markham, and the late Joel Castro; seven grandchildren, 10 stepgrandchildren; sisters Sharon (Jim) Cox, Carole (Greg) Young, Marueen (David and late Tony) Bastean; as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Thursday, March 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Fey Funeral Home, 4100 Lemay Ferry Road, with a special remembrance at 6:30 p.m.

Mass will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 19 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 4556 Telegraph Road.

Both the special remembrance and mass will be live-streamed at

Interment will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Nov. 24, 2021.

Memorial donations may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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