Lawrence Edwards

TAVARES, Fla. – Lawrence “Dick” Edwards died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at his home in Tavares after a brief illness.

He was born Jan. 14, 1940, in Aurora, Wis.

After graduating from Iron Mountain High School, he served in the U.S. Navy. He worked for the Power Company and owned the Coo-Coo’s Nest.

He is survived by his wife, Dar; children, Don, Barb, Roxie and Eric; stepsons, Rich and Chris; and many grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, Rick.

At Lawrence’s request, there will be no services.