Anita Muriel Lamb
March 25, 1921 - June 21, 2021
Anita Muriel Lamb, 100 years of age of Walnut Creek, passed away Monday, June 21, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas & Anna Marie Jorgensen, and her husband, Warren Rogers Lamb , whom she married on March 20, 1939. She had two daughters, Lucille, who passed away at the early age of 6 from spinal meningitis, and Muriel, who married Ken Behnke on October 5, 1963 and has two daughters; Anita’s granddaughters, Cyndee and Crystee; whom made Anita a great-grandmother five times, with Jackson, Caroline, Carlee, Caitlyn and Cooper.
Anita’s parents, Thomas and Anna came to the United States of America in 1900, where Anita was born in Danville, CA. She grew up on a farm and cherished those memories, and always had a story to share. For 39 years, she shared her talents having all the answers for her loved ones, also as a volunteer tax preparer, loved her family, and often being the last one finished eating her meal, telling us, “these old bones don’t move as fast as they used to”.
We will miss you and always cherish your stories, and know that we will meet again. Until then, your legacy will continue to live on with the love we have for you.
She will be buried at Mountain View Cemetery in Oakland, CA at 1:00 pm on Thursday, June 24, 2021.
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