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Robert W Lawrie

June 2, 1934 — December 11, 2021

Robert W. Lawrie, 87, of Dunkirk, died, Saturday, December 11, 2021, at Brooks Memorial Hospital.

Born in Dunkirk, June 2, 1934, son of the late James and Florence (McCallister) Lawrie.

A veteran of the U.S. Navy from 1951-54 aboard the USS Tonawanda and received the National Defense Medal. Bob retired from Al Tech Specialty Steel in Dunkirk, as a crane operator. He enjoyed his yearly vacation at Cape Cod.

Surviving are his children: Steve (Cindy) Lawrie of Dunkirk, Sheila (Dick) Sikes of Jamestown, Robert (Suzanne) Lawrie of Fredonia, Ray Lawrie of Dunkirk; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive. Preceded in death in addition to his parents are a infant son, David; sisters: Elizabeth Kulpa and Jean Lawrie; and brothers: Phil and John Lawrie.

Relatives and friends are welcome to call on Tuesday from 3-5 p.m., at the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 E. Doughty St., Dunkirk.

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Monday, December 13, 2021

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

R. Mackowiak Funeral Home, Inc.

56 E Doughty Street, Dunkirk, NY 14048

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