Ronald Edward Lawrence

Lawrence, Ronald Edward – Age 81 of Upper Musquodoboit, passed away April 29, 2018, in Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital, Middle Musquodoboit. Ron was born in Halifax, a son of the late Russell and Marion (Christian) Lawrence.

Ron is survived by his wife, Barbara (Donaldson); his daughter, Karen Lawrence of Vancouver, B.C.; and son, Christopher and wife, Alicia Erskine, of Middle Musquodoboit; granddaughters, Karen Dolan of Halifax; Sarah Doucette of Nanaimo, B.C.; great-grandchildren, Liam and Felicia Dolan, and Romi Wright; brother, James, Bedford; sister, Lorraine Merchant, Halifax; many nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, Ron was predeceased by brothers, George, Thomson and Russell; sisters, Helen Mullen, Madeline Stokes, Catherine Gertz and Dorothy Lawrence.

Cremation has taken place. At Ron’s request, there will be no visitation or service. A private burial will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Musquodoboit Valley Health Foundation – Hospital, Canadian Cancer Society, or a charity of choice.

The family would like to thank all of those who cared for Ron over the past three weeks.

Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.

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