Ronald Edward Lambert, 70, of Rome, passed away May 29, 2021 at Colonial Park Nursing Home. He was born on June 28, 1950, a son of the late Ivan E. and Dorothy (Sloper) Lambert. Ron graduated from RFA in 1969. He served his country in the United States Air Force from 1969-1973. Ron worked at Rome Cable and then retired from Bethany Gardens where he was a Transporter. He was an avid fan of the NY Mets and the NY Jets. He also enjoyed making crafts and needlepoint. He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Timothy and Debbie Lambert; a brother-in-law, Paul LaVigne; many nieces and nephews; and his beloved feline companion Bridget. He was predeceased by his parents, a sister Linda LaVigne, brother and sister-in-law Wendell and Susan Lambert, and a brother Daniel Lambert. All are invited to call Thursday, June 3, 2021 from 5-6pm at Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road, Rome. A Memorial Service will follow at the funeral home at 6pm. He will be buried at Rathbunville Cemetery. Please respect current social distancing guidelines. Please consider donations in Ron’s memory to Humane Society of Rome.