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John E. Lawton

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John E. Lawton SAUGERTIES - John E. Lawton, 86, of George Sickle Rd. died Thursday, March 20, 2014 at the Northern Dutchess Hospital. Born Aug. 31, 1927 in Brooklyn he was the son of the late Horace and Marie Lawton. He was a veteran of World War II where he served in the U.S. Army. An area resident since 1973 he was previously employed by Brooklyn Union Gas in N.Y.C., retiring in 1982. He was a 54 year member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Union Local No. 3, Ulster Lodge No. 193 F&AM and he was an avid N.Y. Yankee Fan. Survivors included his wife, Sylvia, two Sons: Edward and Arthur Lawton and five Grandchildren also survive. He was predeceased by a Son, Harry Lawton. His Funeral Service will be held 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. Of John & Lafayette Sts. Friends will be received on Thursday 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Family suggests donations in his memory be made to the Wounded Warrior Foundation. Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at
Published in Daily Freeman on Mar. 27, 2014
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