Frank Thomas Lambros,
age 69, of Amelia, Ohio, brother of Harry and Alex, passed away Thursday evening, August 1, 2019 at home. He was born April 19, 1950 in Dayton, Ohio, son of the late Thomas Aristethes Lambros and the late Toula Phillipatous Lambros. Survived by his brothers & sisters-in-law- Harry & Barbara and Alex & Beth; nieces- Jennifer Lambros, Maria Haines; nephews- Tommy Lambros, Jordan Foster, & Charles Foster; great-nieces & great-nephews- Carley, Charity, Joey, Emma, Savannah, Zachary, Alana, & Tobias.
Lambros retired after 30 years of police work as a deputy sheriff, having served as a patrol officer, detective, supervisor, polygraph examiner, staff lieutenant, jail administrator, and president of the union working in Clinton, Brown, & Clermont Counties.
He was active in labor negotiations and served as a staff representative for the FOP-OLC, Inc for Central & S. Eastern Ohio. He was instrumental in labor relations for most police agencies in Clermont County, Ohio, with extensive experience in negotiations, conciliation arbitration and discipline. He was also a substitute and a permanent substitute teacher in the Wilmington School District for several years. he was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Ohio Valley Lodge 112 being active with the political action committees and the labor relations committee. He served on the lodge executive board several times in various positions. Lambros served in the US Marine Corps as a Force Reconnaissance Marine and later as a Special Agent/Investigator with the NIS, the precursor the the current NCIS. He acheived the rank of Staff Sergeant with over 6 years of active duty and reserves time. He received a BA in History and Government from Capital University and completed MA requirements in Criminal Justice with a 4.0 GPA from Xavier University and post graduate work in education from Antioch University.
Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM, Thursday, August 8, 2019 at the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, 97 West Locust Street at North Mulberry Street, Wilmington with Fr. Dumitru Ruso officiating. Interment will follow in the Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington, with the Wilmington American Legion Post #49 Honor squad and Bagpiper Ed Myers will perform full military honors.
Friends will be received from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Wednesday, August 7 at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home.
Contributions in Frank's memory may be made to the Greek Orthodox Assumption Church, 1127 East High Street, Springfield, Ohio 45505, or the Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256, or National Police Memorial, 901 E Street NW, Suite 100, Washington , DC 20004. To sign the online guest book, please go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.