COVINGTON - David W. Lawson, 51, of Covington, died at 10:24 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at his residence. He was born July 27, 1961, in Piqua, to the late Henry C. Lawson and Genivee E. (Green) Lawson. His mother survives in Piqua.
Other survivors include two sons, Dustin Lawson and girlfriend Victoria Henggeler of Piqua and Bradley Lawson of Piqua; a grandson, Hayden Lawson; his fiancée, Amanda Williams of Covington, and her children, Logan and Madison Kearns; two sisters, Kathy (Ray) Archer of Belgrade, Mont. and Jean (Mike) Dolan of Anna; and his son's mother, Janey Lawson of Piqua. He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Lawson; and his brother, Timothy Lawson.
David was a 1979 graduate of Piqua Central High School and served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1980-1984. He worked for Midmark of Versailles, and had previously worked at NKParts in Sidney. David enjoyed fishing, watching the Bengals and Ohio State Buckeyes, and time spent with his family and grandson.
A funeral service to honor his life will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home, with Pastors Dan Hathaway and Nelson Elifritz co-officiating. Burial will follow in Shelby Memory Gardens, Sidney, where full military honors will be conducted by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373.
Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Feb. 8, 2013