LAWRENCE, JOSEPH HORATIO
Born in Port Aux Basques on the 14th of March in 1927 to parents Joseph James and Julia Ann, Joseph lived a full life with many accomplishments and pastimes, including the Newfoundland Rangers, Bowaters (as a Postmaster), U.S. Air force (as a Supply Officer), Canadian Marconi, School Superintendant, and Hospital Administrator, activates in the Lions Club, Athletic Club, Mason Lodge, town Mayor and Air Cadets. Joseph passed away into peace on the 6th of May, 2014 at the Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony with his family by his side in his 87th year. Left to mourn are his loving Wife of 65 years Eva Sulley, his 2 sons Orville and Dennis, 5 Grandchildren Matthew Joseph, Ryan Everett, Reginald Joseph, Olivia Marie, Julia Sarah Anne, Sisters in Law Zelda Hillier, Gloria Marshall and Emily Sully. Close family, Don and Linda Loder, Lee Hillier and Shirley Farrell, Brother Fred Lawrence and Sisters Shirley Yard and Clarinda Lawrence. Joseph was predeceased by his parents Joseph James, Mother Julia Ann, Brothers Reginald and Jim, as well as sisters Classie, Violet, Tulia and Lillian. Visitation was held at The Funeral Home in St. Anthony, Followed by the Funeral Service at the St. Anthony United Church with Rev. John McGonigle officiating. Burial followed the service at the Fishing Point Cemetery in St. Anthony. Funeral Arrangements Were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatres Funeral Home, St. Anthon and Roddickton, Lee Nippard Funeral Director.