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Obituary for Grace E. Lawrence

Grace E. Lawrence, 92 of Staatsburg, NY passed away on Saturday, January 2, 1921 at Ferncliff Nursing Home, Rhinebeck, NY. Grace was born on November 29, 1928 in Poughkeepsie, NY to the late Abram L. and Pearl A. Kimbark Barton. She married John M. Lawrence on June 17, 1948 at St. Peter's Church in Poughkeepsie, NY. He predeceased her on June 22, 1987. A local resident, Grace was employed at IBM as an Analyst prior to her retirement in 1987.
Grace is survived by her sons Brian M. (Deborah A.) Lawrence of Red Hook, NY, David P. (Raime) Lawrence, of Clinton Corners, NY, grandchildren Andrea of Centenial, CO, Kimberly of Napa, CA, Evan of Burlington, VT, brother Carl Barton of Walbridge, OH as well as several nieces and nephews. Grace is predeceased by her parents, husband, son John, brothers Carl, Oscar "Sonny", Timothy, Ralph Barton and sister Gertrude Kihlmire.
There are no calling hours. Graveside service will take place on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 1:00pm at St. Peter's Cemetery in Poughkeepsie, NY. Donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements are under the direction of the William G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, Inc. 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. To make an online condolence, please visit our website at