Watertown – Keith N. Lawrence, 64, passed away on Sunday, November 7, 2021, after a courageous battle with leukemia. He was the husband of Theresa Hill-Lawrence, whom he shared his life with for 30 years.
Keith was born in Waterbury on July 1, 1957, son of Joan (Miller) Lawrence and the late Howard N. Lawrence Sr. Keith was an avid Vikings fan, enjoyed playing golf with his brothers, and was always ready with a joke. He enjoyed being outdoors with his beloved dogs, Auggie, Joss, and Gabby, and most of all loved spending time with his family and friends.
Including his wife, Theresa, and his mother, Joan, Keith leaves behind his stepdaughter, Koren Torre, and her partner, Jonathan Reilly; his three brothers including his twin brother, Kevin H. Lawrence, and his wife, Irene; Howard “Chip” Lawrence Jr., and his wife, Fran; and Russell Lawrence, and his wife, Carol; his granddaughter, Nicolena Torre; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, November 11 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Woodtick Memorial, 420 Woodtick Road, Wolcott. A graveside service will be held on Friday at 11:00 at Edgewood Cemetery, 389 Boundline Road, Wolcott. Meet directly at the cemetery.
The family would like to thank all of Keith’s friends for being such a huge support, especially during his battle. You all helped to encourage and inspire him.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Keith’s name to Leukemia Research by visiting www.lls.org or consider donating blood during this emergency blood shortage; find your local blood drive by visiting https://www.redcrossblood.org/.