Passed on: July 6th, 2016
Passed away peacefully at St. Clare's Hospital on July 6, 2016 surrounded by his loving family, Albert Lawrence in his 90th year. He was in the Royal Canadian legion Branch 18 for over 30 years and was Sergeant of Arms. Predeceased by his Wife Ann, father Snowden, mother Alice (Mootrey) brother Cecil, sister Annie, step- brothers David, John and Gerald. Leaving to mourn his Very Special Friend Christine Conran, 7 Sons; William (Carol), Francis (Madonna), Michael (Alice), Edward (Andrea), Gary (Rose Fleming), Gerald (Florence), Terry (Susan), 3 Daughters; Joan Johnson (Raymond), Margaret Newell (Billy), Marie Lawrence (Thomas Cummings), 31 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Sister: Elizabeth Peach and Ruth Smith, brother William, (Susan) Cable, step- sisters Joan Lawrence (Tom) in Ont., Margaret (Ray) Whittaker, NB, Shirley (Larry) Bigger, ON., Edith Lawrence (Dennis) Ont., Winnie Lawrence and step-brother Gordon (Muriel) Lawrence, AB. Daughter-in-law Geraldine, best friends Doogle and Sally Reid. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended loving family and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home, Bell Island. Visitation on Saturday & Sunday, from 12-4 & 7-9pm. Funeral mass on Monday, July 11, 2016 at 2:00 pm. at St. Michael's Parish. Interment at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island. Reception to follow at St. Michael Hall.