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Robert Calvin "Red" Lawrence, Jr.

January 29, 1941 - June 26, 2016

Robert Calvin Lawrence Jr., 75, passed away Sunday June 26, 2016 in his home with his beloved wife “Dee” by his side.  Robert, also known as “Red”, was born to Robert Calvin Lawrence, Sr. and Helen Eanes.  He went to Norview High School and joined the Marine Corps after school.  His main career though, was being a member of the Norfolk Fire Department, a career that lasted 30 years.

He married his wife, Marianne and they had two children, Sharon and Troy.  After Marianne’s passing, Red went on to marry Delores “Dee” Lawrence. In addition to being survived by his wife and his children, Robert is also survived by his father Robert Calvin Lawrence, Sr. and his wife Marin; son-in-law, George Carpenter; two stepsons, Jeff and Chris Minson; his Lodge Brothers and Sisters, Firefighter Friends and many other Friends from bowling and bingo.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, July 7, 2016

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


Service Information

Date: Friday, July 8, 2016

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, July 8, 2016

Location:

Forest Lawn Cemetery

8100 Granby Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23505


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