Obituary: Andrew Gilbert ‘Andy’ Lawrence

Andrew Gilbert “Andy” Lawrence, 87, of Sturgeon Bay, died Dec. 28, 2016, in Green Bay.  He was born April 27, 1929, in Sturgeon Bay to Andrew H. and Emma (Tesar) Lawrence.  On Aug. 22, 1953, he married Betty Wetak at Corpus Christi Church.  She preceded him in death on Dec. 30, 2010.

Andy worked as draftsman for R.A. Stearn for many years.  He was a very talented craftsman who made beautiful furniture and other projects.  He also loved traveling around the United States with his wife.  Andy and his wife Betty were long time and very active members of Corpus Christi Church.

Survivors include a brother Charles Lawrence, Menasha, WI; brother-in-law Gerald (Sharon) Wetak, Sun City, AZ; and several nieces and nephews.   He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and daughter Cindy.

A mass of Christian Burial was held Jan. 4 at Corpus Christi Church in Sturgeon Bay.  Entombment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery Mausoleum.  Memorials may be directed to Door CANcer Inc. in his name.

Special thank you to Unity Hospice, Woodside Lutheran Home, and Glenn and Betty Sternard for their wonderful care and support.

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