Wilma M. LawrenceNovember 14,2012
Wilma M. LawrenceWilma M. Lawrence
NORTH CLARENDON — Wilma M. (Beach) Lawrence, 81, of North Clarendon, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, March 16, 1931, the daughter of Martin and Eunice (Craig) Beach.
She was married December 28, 1950, to James A. Lawrence, who died July 8, 1982.
Wilma was employed as a housekeeping supervisor for 29 years at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
Surviving are a daughter, Catherine Bride and her husband Michael of Rutland; a son, David J. Lawrence and his wife Susan of Rutland; a sister, Eunice Cresie of Norwood, Ohio; four grandchildren, Michael J. Bride and his wife Kellie and their children Alexis and Sincere, John Haughee of Fort Myers, Fla., Jesse Lawrence and Ryan Lawrence of Rutland.
She was predeceased by her husband and 14 brothers and sisters.
There are no visiting hours.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clifford Funeral Home in Rutland.
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