Charles Harold Lawrence died July 12, surrounded by his family in Marysville. He was 84.
Mr. Lawrence was born in Dos Palos on Sept. 21, 1934 to Tom and Janice Lawrence. They had five children together. Mr. Lawrence was the middle child.
He graduated from Watsonville High School in 1952, and joined the U.S. Air Force shortly thereafter. He served in the Air Force for four years, and the Active Reserves for about 40 years until he retired.
He married and had four children; Mark, Gary, Juli and Krystal. He has six grandkids and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation services were held July 18 at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel and the burial followed directly after at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park.
Arrangements were entrusted in the care of the Carroll Family of Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, www.avemariamemorialchapel.com.