Richard “Bud” Lamb, of Aurora, Indiana, passed away July 14, 2017 in Dillsboro, Indiana.
He was born August 14, 1929 in Washington, IN, son of the late Chester Lamb and Esta Dayton Lamb
He worked as a Signal Man for CSX Railroad, retiring after over 43 years of service. He was in the National Guard and was part of the shooting team. Bud was member of the First Baptist Church, where he served as Deacon and Trustee for several years. Bud’s faith was important to him. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, shooting, and gardening. He was a great family man and especially enjoyed the grandchildren. He had a good sense of humor and made everyone feel welcome. Bud will be missed by all who knew him.
Surviving are his loving wife of 64 years, Cleta Wuertz Lamb of Aurora, IN; sons, Gregory Lamb of Greendale, IN, and Allan (Regina) Lamb of Aurora, IN; grandchildren, Jacob Lamb, Zachary Lamb and Jessica Sullivan; great-grandchildren, Hunter and Emerson Sullivan; sister, Delores (Kenny) Becker of OK.
He was preceded in death by parents, Chester and Esta Dayton Lamb; brother, William Lamb and sister, Virginia Bush.
Friends will be received Saturday, July 22, 2017, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at the First Baptist Church of Aurora, 6060 Blair Road, Aurora, Indiana.
Services will be held at the church ,at 2:00 pm with Pastor William Secrest officiating.
Interment will follow in the River View Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana. Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church. If unable to attend services, please call the funeral home office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.