Virginia L. (Nabring) Lawrence, age 82, of Norwalk, died Sunday, May 27, 2012, in Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
She was born December 31, 1929, in Norwalk, to Franklin and Elizabeth (Harr) Nabring. She was a 1948 graduate of Norwalk High School and worked at Norwalk Truck Lines in her earlier years. After raising her children she worked as a cook at EHOVE for 17 years.
She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, North Fairfield Eastern Star, Farm Women’s Club, Firelands Audubon Society and was the superintendent for the Huron County Fair Home Arts Department for over 20 years. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, bird watching, cooking and baking. She loved spending time and taking care of her family and pets.
She is survived by her husband, Dean A. Lawrence of Norwalk; children, Carolyn Andres of Republic and Richard Lawrence of Norwalk; grandchildren, Scott (Heather) Andres, Kaylee Lawrence and Tara (Matt) Kluding; five great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Patricia Brady; and a daughter, Ruth Ann Boyce.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk. A funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, in the funeral home. The Rev. Adrian N. Doll will officiate. Burial will follow at Hester Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the First Presbyterian Church, 21 Firelands Blvd., Norwalk, OH 44857 or Back to the Wild, 4504 Bardshar Road, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be shared at norwalkfuneral.com.