Marin Independent Journal
Wednesday, November 3, 1999
Section B, page 2
Paid Death Notice
LAWRENCE - Joseph D., died on November 1, 1999 in Petaluma, Calif. Loving husband of the late Helen Lawrence. Beloved stepfather of John Trau and the late Hugo and Rosemarie Trau. Cherished brother of Diolinda Newsom, and the late John Lawrence, Mary Silveira and Gertrude Swann. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Lawrence was born, reared and educated in Mill Valley, Calif. He was a WWII veteran, serving in the United States Army. He moved to Petaluma, Calif. in 1983. He was employed as a truck mechanic for over 45 years, retiring in 1982.
Friends are invited to a funeral service on Thursday, Nov. 4, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. at Parent-Sorensen Mortuary & Crematory, Magnolia Avenue and Keokuk Street, Petaluma. Friends may call for a visitation on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1999 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Interment will be at Cypress Hill Memorial Park, Petaluma, CA. Those who prefer may make memorial contributions to Hospice of Petaluma, 416 Payran St., Petaluma, CA 94952.