Adrian Paul Lawrence, 82, born and raised in Wilmington, passed away April 2, 2021 peacefully in his home.
Born to Adrian and Beatrice Lawrence on December 12, 1938, He went into the Marine Corps from high school to proudly serve his country in 1958-1964. He married Andrea Morford in April 3, 1965 and were together for 56 years.
After the Marine Corp he worked at Whiteface Mountain, then the Carpenters Union from where he retired. Adrian worked for Essex County as a heavy equipment operator from which he retired from. Adrian was also a lifetime member of the Wilmington Fire Department where he served his community with pride.
Being that he lived his whole life in the Adirondacks he enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, camping, working in his vegetable garden plus his wood pile.
Adrian is survived by his wife Andrea; two daughters, Heather Lawrence and Adrianne Peck; three grandchildren, Lee Peck, Christopher Lawrence, Courtney Lawrence; two sisters, Cheryl Strack and Brenda Balsey. He is preceded in death by his two brothers Richard and Alan Lawrence.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, April 6th between 4:00-6:00 pm with a Funeral Service following at 6:00 pm at the Zaumetzer Funeral Home, 3 College Street, in Au Sable Forks, NY.
Services were entrusted to Zaumetzer Funeral Home.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Starts at 6:00pm