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Obituary
Dana Renee Lamb

Dana Renee
Lamb


August 10, 1957
to
September 20, 2018

Funeral A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia
Visitation 12:00 P.M. till time of service on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia

Dana Renee Lamb, 61, of Centralia, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 at home surrounded by love and support from her family. She was born on August 10, 1957 the daughter of Doug and Sandra (Cates) Dearing at Scott Airforce Base. She married the love of her life, Allen Lamb on October 28, 1989 in Centralia.

Dana was truly devoted to her surviving family, including her husband of 28 years, Allen Lamb of Centralia; father, Doug Dearing of Martinsburg, WV; mother, Sandra Nealy and Don Evischi of Centralia; children, Shannon Renth and husband Shaun of Hoyleton, Dusty Arnold and Trish Benzing of Odin, Lacy McDonald and husband Joseph of Centralia, and Kellee Lamb and David Huge of Hoyleton; 8 cherished grandchildren, Keeghan Renth, Madysen Arnold, Kamerin Arnold, Reed Dearing, Raelyn Dearing, Rylee Dearing, Remi McDonald, and Rori McDonald; brothers, Doug Dearing Jr., Eric Dearing, Darwin Dearing, Matthew Nealy, and Brett Nollman; sister, Lori Sage.

Dana was an inspiration to her family by her acts of love and strong faith. She was the catalyst which held the family together and she was always interested and involved in each one of their lives. Dana felt honored to have the opportunity to coach for every family member’s sport and was highly active on their school’s board at Willow Grove. She will be remembered for her amazing home cooked meals and the memories made around her table. Dana was truly proud of being a Grandma and adored her grandchildren. Her caring, compassionate attitude will live on in each person’s heart she touched.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia with Pastor Steve Upchurch officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia. Family and friends are invited to visiting hours from 12:00 P.M. till time of service on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia. Memorials may be made in Dana’s honor to Willow Grove School PTO. Online condolences and memories of Dana can be shared with the family by visiting www.maczfuneralhomes.com and/or by visiting the funeral home’s Facebook page.