CUMBERLAND - Georgina Lawrence, 95, of High St. died Saturday in the Grandview Nursing Home, Cumberland. She was the beloved wife of the late Joaquim "Jack" Lawrence Sr.
Born in New Bedford she was the daughter of the late Jerome and Maria (Sousa) Martin. She resided in Cumberland for the past 52 years.
Mrs. Lawrence was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland.
She leaves three loving children, Joseph Lawrence of Englewood, FL; Helena Isadore and Joaquim "Jack" Lawrence Jr. both of Cumberland. She also leaves a sister, Sarah Stefanik and two brothers, Alfred and Jerome Martin all of Cumberland. She was the proud grandmother of six grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and one great great grandson. She was also the sister of the late Neva, Manuel, Anthony, Edward Abel, Irene Martin and Anna Fonte and Adeline McCaffrey.
A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd. Rt. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Dr., Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Beacon Hospice, 1 Catamore Blvd., East Providence, RI 02914 or Grandview Nursing Home, Activities Fund, 100 Chambers St., Cumberland. RI 02864. Directions/guestbook:jjduffyfuneralhome.com