Lawrence E. Jackson, 82, of Commons of Providence in Sandusky, died early Thursday morning, April 17, 2008, in Stein Hospice Care Center following a brief illness.
He was born Feb. 28, 1926, in Portsmouth, Ohio, the son of Henry Martin and Blanche May (Bolton) Jackson. He worked for New Departure Hyatt General Motors in Sandusky, retiring in 1983 after 30 years of service.
He enjoyed cooking, gardening and playing cards with family. He also loved good chocolate.
Numerous nieces and nephews survive him. His parents; sisters, Edith Foust, Jean Crawford, Ollie Criswell and Ruth Williams; and brothers, Henry, Oscar, Richard and Raymond Jackson preceded him in death.
Lawrence wished to be cremated and memorial services will be at a later date. Groff Funeral Home, Sandusky, is handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Services, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be sent at grofffuneralhomes.com.