Rita Rae Lamb, 74, of Granite City, passed away Monday, Feb. 29, 2016.
She was born April 30, 1941, the daughter to Harold Wayne and Dorothy (nee Cummings) Stevens in Circleville, Ohio. Rita was a member of New Life Christian Fellowship and owned Rita Rae’s Lawn Service.
She is survived by three daughters, Linda (Scott) Martin, Carol (Donald “Don”) Stone, and Jeanie Lamb, all of Granite City; a son, James (Sherry) Lamb Jr. of Granite City; 11 grandchildren, Jeremy (Sarah) Stone, Joshua (Rachel) Martin, Benjamin (Katie) Martin, Bradley (Erica) Stone, Rebekah (Tim) Black, Emily Stone, Emma Martin, Marcella and Allie Lamb, Michael Lamb, and Isabella Springs; 10 great-grandchildren, Landon Stone, Sophia Martin, Beckham Stone, Harper Stone, Evie Jo Martin, Wilson and Elliott Martin, Miles Black, Baby Black, and Baby Stone; and a brother, John (Barbara) Stevens of Streator.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Lamb Sr.; and sister, Dawn Courvell.
A memorial visitation will be 9:30 a.m. until time of services at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 5, 2016, at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 6325 W. Main St., Maryville, IL 62062. A private inurnment will be held at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis. Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory is entrusted with professional services. Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com.