March 16, 1918 – May 27, 2015
Irene Stein-Lambert, a retired head dining room attendant and dietitian at the former Buffalo State Hospital, died May 27. She was 97.
The former Irene Lewandowski also had been an active member of the Order of the Eastern Star and had served two years as head matron.
Her first husband, Harry E. Stein Jr., died in 1990 after 51 years of marriage.
Survivors include her husband, James Lambert, whom she married in 2002; two sons, Eric and Richard Stein; a daughter, Zia Schwager; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.