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 - Donald Lawrence SIGEL-Donald J. "Don" Lawrence,...
Donald Lawrence SIGEL-Donald J. "Don" Lawrence, age 66, of rural Sigel, passed away at 12:10 a.m. Saturday (March 24, 2001) at his residence. The funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Rose Catholic Church in Montrose with Father Kenneth Rosswog officiating. Burial will be in St. Vl. Michael Cemetery in Sigel. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Swengel-O'Dell Funeral Home in Neoga. He was born March 25, 1934 in Effingham County, the son of Frank T. and Regina (Schabbing) Lawrence. He married Shirley J. Wolke on February 17, 1955 in Sigel. Surviving are his wife, Shirley J. Lawrence of rural Sigel; one son, Randy Lawrence and wife Sunday of rural Neoga; one daughter, Mrs. Keith (Debbie) Cooper of Woodridge, Virginia- nne hrother. Ravmond Lawrence and wife Betty of rural SigeL one sister, Mrs. Paul (Marcella) Vogt of Effingham; three grandchildren, Chris, Megan and Andrea; and niece and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one infant brother, Richard. Mr Lawrence was a heavy equipment operator for over 40 years with International Union of Engineers 841 He served in the U.S. Army for three years; and later served in the U.S. Army Reserves for three more years before being discharged on October 31, 1961. He was a member of the St. Rose Catholic Church in Montrose, the N.R.A. and the A.M.A Associations and the International Union of Operating Engineers. Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Lincolnland in Mattoon or the Cancer Society. v. . ,' 1 Don Lawrence

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  1. Journal Gazette,
  2. 26 Mar 2001, Mon,
  3. Page 10

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