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Lawrence Avery

Lawrence Wm. John Avery

Tuesday, April 8th, 1941 - Monday, June 22nd, 2020
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Obituary

Lawrence Wm. John Avery
April 8, 1941 - June 22, 2020

The family of Lawrence Wm. John Avery sadly announce his passing at Stevenson Memorial Hospital, Alliston, Ontario on June 22, 2020. Beloved husband and soulmate of Berta (Higgon) for 55 years. Loving father of Richard (Tammy) and Michelle Snowden (Mike). Cherished Papa of Wyatt Avery (Amanda), Morgan Avery and Charlotte Snowden. Loved son of the late Cyril and Gladys Avery. Brother of the late Joyce Johnson, the late Lloyd Avery, Joan Anderson (Larry), Helen Graveline (Murray) and Howard (Janet).
Lawrence had a varied and interesting career history as a Durham Police Officer, Service Ontario agent for 35 years, and as a Justice of the Peace in Central East for 18 years before his retirement in 2016. He was also a proud hobby farmer raising herds of Angus cattle.
He was so proud of his family and loved having family gatherings to catch up on family news and all that his grandchildren were doing.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday August 1, 2020 from 2 - 4 p.m. at the family home in Everett.
Online memories and condolences may be shared at www.druryfuneralcentre.com
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A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday August 1, 2020 from 2 - 4 p.m. at the family home in Everett.

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Linda Gordon

Posted at 03:45pm
Our heart felt prayers go out to you and your family in the loss of your husband , father, and grandfather Lawrence .As we travel threw life we collect many hats to cover our many interests . May these come to life as you recall many of the stories of the wonderful life you all shared with Lawrence . We will keep you all in our prayers . Linda ,Bryan and Leslie Gordon
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Sharon & Ron Avery

Posted at 02:56pm
Berta, Richard, Michelle, Helen , Joan, Howard & Families:
We are saddened to hear about Lawrence's passing. Although difficult to accept, it is comforting that he is no longer suffering, not that he ever complained. Please know that we are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time, May your special memories with him bring you comfort in the days ahead,
Ron & Sharon Avery
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Penny Prescott

Posted at 11:12am
My deepest condolences to you and your family Berta. The one thing I remember often about Lawrence was his joking about my name and how "cheap Wayne could have at least called you nickel instead of penny". Cherish all of the memories and know that he and Dad will be stirring things up together once again. My thoughts are with you all.
Penny Prescott (Beckett)
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LyndaMcRobbie

Posted at 07:22pm
Hello Berta & Family. I justheard of Lawrence's passsing. My condolences to you & your famuly. I remember so wel when Lawrence & his family were our neighbors many years ago. Sincerely Lynda McRobbie(Rundle)

Joan Hartwick

Posted at 02:57pm
Dear Berta and family,
So very sorry for the loss of your beloved husband, father and sibling.
Treasure the many happy memories you have shared through the years, they last forever.
You are in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time.
Sincerely,
Joan and Wayne Hartwick
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