Obituary of Joanne Lawrence
ILION – Joanne “JoJo” M. Lawrence, age 88, formerly of
She was born on January 16, 1930, in Herkimer, the daughter of D. Carlton Powers and Blanche (Hawks) Powers. She attended
Surviving family members include her three daughters and sons-in-law, Debbie and William Copp, of Liverpool, NY, Dee Dee and Rick Maiolo, of Ridgefield, CT and Dawn and Robert Pilkington, of Danbury, CT; two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Pam Lawrence, of Ilion and Dale and Lori Lawrence, of Florida; twelve grandchildren, Matthew Lawrence and his wife, Calin, Timothy Lawrence and his wife, Ashley, Michael and Megan Latuga, Jessica and Billy Copp, Giovanna, Samantha and Sophia Maiolo, Daniel Lawrence and his wife, Zoey, Melissa Fehringer and her husband, Chris and Sarah Jane Lawrence; eight great-grandchildren; her brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Rev. Donald L. and Kathy Lawrence, of Penn Yan, NY; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours will be held Monday, November 5, 2018, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at the Applegate-Day & Enea Family Funeral Home’s original location, at
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., at the funeral home at 102 West St., Ilion, with Rev. John Partise, Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Ilion, officiating. Burial will be at
Anyone wishing to share a memory of Joanne “JoJo”, or add to her online memorial, may go to www.applegateandday.com.
In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Ilion,
Joanne’s services arrangements and supervision were prearranged and entrusted to her Family Funeral Director, Don Applegate.