Memorial Service to be held at 11AM on Friday, December 2, 2022, at All Saints Episcopal Church, 1700 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs, FL.
Patricia Mae Lawrence was born on April 14th, 1944, in Washington, DC. She grew up in Kensington, Maryland where she was a majorette in the Wheaton High School Marching Band. She met her future husband, John Marshall Lawrence in Kensington. In the 1960’s, she moved with her husband to Framingham, Massachusetts, where they raised a family of three children, and she attended Framingham State College. She was highly engaged in St. Andrews Episcopal Church, where she was a teacher in Sunday school, sang in the choir, participated in the Food Co-Op, played guitar at Folk Mass, and assisted in organizing special events like the Christmas Fair. In the 1990s, she relocated with her husband to Palm Harbor, Florida. She directed the Bell Choir at All-Saints Episcopal Church in Tarpon Springs. She was an active member of Daughters of the King. Patricia passed away on November 29th, 2022 at the age of 78. She is survived by her husband of over 55 years, John Marshall Lawrence, her three children John Joshua Lawrence, Martha Ann Lawrence, and James Marshall Lawrence, her daughter-in-law Angelina Zappia (wife of Joshua), and her three grandchildren Jacob Angelo Lawrence, Zachary Carlo Lawrence, Nicholas Marco Lawrence and brother, Charles Lynwood Belbin.