2008-07-26 / Obituaries

Danny "Popeye" Lawyer

Danny "Popeye" Lawyer, 80, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.

Danny was born Oct. 17, 1927, in Thurston, to the late Homer E. and Sylvia M. (Coover) Lawyer. He attended Thurston United Methodist Church and received 24 pens for perfect attendance at church and Sunday School, and he was a paperboy for many years.

He is survived by many nieces and nephews; a special niece, Diane Linger; and sister-in-law, Nita Lawyer of Florida.

In addition to his parents,


he is preceded in death by his sister, Vivian Armstrong; and brothers, Arther (Monk), Nelson (Dynamite) and Melvin (Hoop) Lawyer.

Services were July 21, 2008, at Thurston Methodist Church with the Rev. Rebeka Maples officiating. Burial followed at Fairfield Baptist Cemetery in Thurston.

Memorial donations may be made to Thurston United Methodist Church, 2015 Main St., Thurston, OH 43157.

Online condolences may be made at www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes. com

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