James Lambrow, WWII veteran and retired sales executive

James Lambrow, a retired sales executive and World War II veteran, died Jan. 17 in his sleep at his Timonium home. He was 93.

Mr. Lambrow, who was born and raised in Clarksburg, W.Va., was the son of Greek immigrants Kostandinos and Stergoula Pazakis.

He was a graduate of Victory High School in Clarksburg and, from 1943 to 1946, served as a ground crew member with the 41st Bombardment Group in the Pacific Theater.

After the war, he started the Franklin Uniform Co. that supplied uniforms to restaurant and hotel workers.

After selling the business, he became a bindery salesman and worked for the Graphic Arts Finishing Company and American Trade Bindery before retiring in 1977.

The longtime Timonium resident was a member of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation, where he was a member of American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, or AHEPA, and the Golden Age Club.Mr.

Mr. Lambrow was a Baltimore Colts and Orioles fan and enjoyed traveling with his wife, the former Mary Coutros.

In addition to his wife of 65 years, he is survived by two sons, Dr. Dennis Lambrow of Timonium and Nicholas Lambrow of Wilmington, Del; and four grandchildren.

Services are private.

fred.rasmussen@baltsun.com

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