James H. Lawton
A funeral service for James H. Lawton, 85, of Deer Run, Plattsburgh, who died on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Fletcher Allen Health Care Center in Burlington, Vt., was held on Tuesday, May 20, at the Church of the Assumption in Redford. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated by Rev. John Demo, assisted by Deacon, Edward Mazuchowski. The pall was placed by Lisa Rabideau, Perry Lawton and James Lawton II. The crucifix was placed by Mary Ellen Lawton. Readings were done by Lisa Rabideau and Perry Lawton. The gifts were presented by James Lawton and Benjamin Lawton.
Words of remembrance were given by Perry Lawton. Music was provided by Mary Ann Lawliss. Pallbearers were Perry Lawton, James Lawton II, Nathaniel Newton, Danielle Stewart, Chelsea Newton, Ian Newton and Benjamin Lawton. Burial followed in the parish cemetery where Rev. Demo recited committal prayers. Full military honors were provided by members of the American Legion Post # 1618. Arrangements have been entrusted into the care of the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St., Plattsburgh (518) 563-1760.