Patricia “Pat” D. Lawrence, 70, of Lakeview, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at her home.
Pat was born on Nov. 29, 1947, in Gahanna, a daughter of the late George and Opal McKinster Henry. She married Jerry Lawrence on Sept. 14, 2002, in Russells Point, and he preceded her in death Dec. 24, 2015. She also was preceded in death by two daughters, Abby Heintz and Yvonne Lemmings, a grandson, Jaiden Lawrence; and five siblings, William, Charles, Jerry, George Henry and Nancy McKinster.
Pat is a survived by her son, Louie (Peggy) Henry of Lakeview; several stepchildren; 11 grandchildren, Bob (Brandy) Hewitt, Louie (Jen) Hewitt, David (Brittany) Henry, Harley Henry, Jeannie (Jesse Fry) Heintz, Tabatha (Adam) Davis, Patricia (Steven Glass) Heintz, Angel (Joe) Engle, Cristal (Mike) Gilbert, Carl Lemmings and Jaise Lawrence; 12 great-grandchildren, Zachary Lemmings, Kayleb Hewitt, Kaylee Magill, Sandra Engle, Caitlyn Engle, Emily Engle, JoJo Engle, Lynssey Henry, Laylah Henry, Jade Henry, Carter Glass and Zack Lovell; two sisters, Mary Shroyer of Russells Point and Clara McKinster of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.
Pat retired from PCPI in DeGraff in 2017 after working there for many years. She was a member of Indian Lake Eagles Aeries 3615 and Indian Lake Moose Lodge 1533. Pat loved being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking for holidays and being outdoors during warm weather. One of her favorite activities was going to the Riverboat Casino with Jerry.
A gathering of remembrance is from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 15, at Shoffstall Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., Lakeview.
Memorial contributions may be given in her name to St. Rita’s Hospice. Express condelences at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.