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Obituary for Leon D. "Rocky" Lawrence

Leon "ROCKY" Dennis Lawrence of Curriers, NY passed away on Friday, February 2, 2024 at his residence at the age of 71.

He was born on October 8, 1952 in Springville, NY and was the son of Paul & Loretta (Smith) Lawrence. He was a United States Marine Vietnam Veteran and served from 1969-1973. He was a Talented Wood Craftsman, he loved to fish, work in his garden, his tractor & chain saw were his best friends. He was an avid reader of mysteries and Spending time with his 4 Grandchildren (and one on the way) and 5 Great Grandchildren who brought him such happiness. His pride and joy were his 3 sons: Abraham, Brian and Christopher whom he shared and passed along his love and many hobbies.

Rocky was a farmer and a Contractor, owned and operated RDA Custom Construction out of Curriers, NY into the surrounding areas.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years Diane (Bloom) Lawrence whom he married June 23, 1973 in Hamburg, NY. His Sons: Abraham of Java Lake, Brian (Rachel) of Curriers and Christopher (Carter) Lawrence of Florida; his Grandchildren: Erica (Ryan), Amy (Anthony), twins: Emerson and Henry; his Great-Grandchildren: Emma, Joey, twins: Axel, Asher and Theodore; his siblings: Dawn Degolier, Lorry Jurgielewski, Paula Blasdell, and Lynn Barry. He is also survived by several nieces & nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his siblings: Paul Lawrence and Judy Senior.

There will be no calling hours, as per Rocky's wishes. A private service will be held for the family.