September 11, 1946 – January 7, 2014
Obituaries » KAY LAMBERTI
LAMBERTI, KAY NELSON “MIMI,” 67, of Barre Town, died January 7, at her home with her family at her bedside. Born Sept. 11, 1946, in Barre, she was the daughter of Kenneth and Pauline (Burke) Nelson. Kay graduated from Marian High School in Barre in 1964. On Jan. 15, 1966, she married Ronald F. Lamberti in St. Monica Catholic Church. They lived at Fort Knox, Ky., for a year, then in Burlington for three years. Since 1970, they lived in Barre City and have resided at their present home since 2006. Following her graduation, she was employed at the National Life Insurance Co. in Montpelier and the Hartford Insurance Co. in Barre, while her husband was stationed in Vietnam. Kay will be remembered as a partner in the Piccadilly Deli in Barre and longtime associate at the former Jerome the Florist. More recently, she worked part time at Simply Delicious. She enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren, the family cottage at Lyford Pond, wintering in Bonita Springs, Fla., for the past five years, cooking, shopping with the children, and the Fourth of July vacations in Ocean Park, Maine, for the past 40 years. Kay was an original member of the board of directors of the Autism Puzzle Foundation in Barre. Besides her husband, Ronald, she leaves her two daughters, Amy Stevens, of Barre City, and Keri Darling and husband, Todd, of Barre Town, and her son, Randy Lamberti, and wife, Stacey, also of Barre Town, and seven grandchildren. Also surviving are her sisters, Debra Allen and husband, Burnie, of Barre Town, and Paula Blake and husband, Gary, of Enfield, N.H., and nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Kenneth Nelson.