Lawrence W. Dion
of Leominster; 73
LEOMINSTER -- The family deeply and sadly regret to inform family and friends of the passing of Lawrence W. Dion, 73 years old, of Leominster, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at his home of 50 years.
He is survived by his wife, Carol (Lucier) Dion; son, Scott Dion of Leominster; daughter, Donna Cormier and her husband, John of Ashby; brother, Francis Dion of West Boylston; three grandchildren, Theresa McEndarfer of Boca Raton, FL, Brittany Cormier and Ryan McEndarfer, both of Ashby; and a great-grandson, James McEndarfer.
Larry was born March 15, 1941 in Leominster, son of Frank and Florence (Miller) Dion and was a lifelong resident. He was a member of Leominster High School Class of 1959. Larry worked at Foster Grants Co. in Leominster, Luxtex in West Boylston, Aero Plastics in Leominster and Lance Corp. in Hudson.
Larry enjoyed gardening, outdoor activities, "Friends Night Out" with friends of over 50 years, going to the casino, and playing cribbage. He also loved going to Strawberry Park in Connecticut with his kids and grandkids and spending his summers in Wells, Maine for 13 years.
DION -- A funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 11 am in Holy Family of Nazareth Church, 750 Union Street, Leominster. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 6-8 pm in the Silas F. Richardson & Son Funeral Home, 106 West Street, Leominster. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HealthAlliance Home Health and Hospice, 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, MA 01453. www.richardsonfuneralhome.net