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Stanley E. Lawrence

Published: Friday, April 19, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

LEAF RIVER – Stanley E. Lawrence, 72, of Leaf River, formerly of Como, died Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. He worked at Kent Feeds as a quality control supervisor for 30 years.

Stan was born Oct. 14, 1940, in Lewistown, the son of Lester and Oris (Clary) Lawrence. He served in the Army from 1963 to 1965. He married Janet Moore on Nov. 21, 1965, at Mount Morris Evangelical Free Church.

Survivors include his wife; son, Joel (Jill) Lawrence of Mount Morris; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three brothers; five sisters; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and the funeral at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Morris Evangelical Free Church, with the Rev. Bruce McKanna officiating. Burial will be at Silver Creek Cemetery in Mount Morris. Finch Funeral Home in Mount Morris is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Pinecrest Good Samaritan Fund.

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