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Sebastian Lammann

June 4, 2015
Lake Placid News

Sebastian Lammann, 95, of Station Street, Lake Placid, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 30, 2015, at his home.

Mr. Lammann was born Dec. 4, 1919, in Dorocske, Hungary, the son of Sebastian and Magdalena (Prescher) Lammann.

Sebastian was a machinist/tool and die maker and was a member of the Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America. He worked as a tool room mechanic. He was employed as a tool room machinist at the Bethlehem Steel Shipyards in Staten Island and for several other industrial manufacturers in New Jersey during his career. He retired in 1983.

He received his education in Hungary and Austria. He immigrated to the United States in 1951 from Linz, Austria, and settled in Avon-By-The-Sea, New Jersey.

He owned his property in Lake Placid since 1979 and summered there until becoming a full-time resident in 1998. He very much enjoyed the mountains, gardening and feeding the birds.

Sebastian is survived by his brother George Lammann of Hungary; one son, Stephen Lammann and his wife Karen of Lake Placid and Spring Lake, New Jersey; two granddaughters: Nicole Houri and her husband Pierre of Paris, France, and Amelia Lammann of Bloomfield, New Jersey; as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his wife of 58 years, Magdalena Lammann; his parents Sebastian and Magdalena (Presher) Lammann; and his sister Margareta Tenta.

The funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 3 at the M.B. Clark Inc. Funeral Home, 2310 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid. The Rev. Eric Olsen officiated. Burial followed in North Elba Cemetery, Lake Placid.

The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Lake Placid Volunteer Ambulance Service or a charity of your choice.

Relatives and friends are invited to "light a candle" and share a memory, prayer or leave online condolences at



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