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“Please accept my sincere sympathy on the loss of your mother. I had the honor and privilege of working with Barb at Northside & Southside Medical...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Peg Keshock

“My condolences to the Lawyer family. Yet another loss of a beloved neighbor. RIP Barb. We will miss you. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Debbie Maust

“Sorry for your loss Terri. Your mother was a wonderful person.Prayers are with you and your family. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Darlene Carnes MacKendrick

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family at this difficult time, Andrea and Doug Dixon (Terri's sister- and brother-in-law) ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Andrea and Doug Dixon - McGregor, TX

“So sorry for your loss Richard. Praying for the famliy as you go throiugh this hard time. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Kay Wiggins

“My deepest condolences to the Lawyer family. Our families shared so many wonderful memories growing up. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Susan Budrevich Carfolo

“As I said to Terri the other day, we had the best childhood with the best parents. So many wonderful memories are intertwined with our neighbors. ...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: June Sauricki Ladd

“Our condolences from the four Meszaros boys neighbors on Oldtown McDonald Road. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Mark Meszsaros

“To my good friends Dave and Starr, you have my heartfelt sympathy. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. My sincere condolences. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Patti


– Funeral services will be held at 1PM Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the Lane Funeral Home, Mineral Ridge Chapel for Barbara J. Lawyer, 81, of Niles, who passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at Northside Medical Center. Barbara was born November 15, 1935 in Warren, the daughter of Charles J. and June (Coupland) Williams. She received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Youngstown College and later received her master's degree in nursing from Youngstown State University. Barbara retired in 1997 from Northside Hospital where she worked as a nurse for 37 years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Mineral Ridge. Barbara enjoyed traveling and gaming. She leaves her husband of more than 62 years, John Lawyer, whom she married November 24, 1954. Barbara also leaves three children, Terri (Wade) Sylvester of Warren MI, David (Starr) Lawyer of Springhill FL, and Richard Lawyer of Mineral Ridge, as well as 9 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Besides her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by her brother, Albert "Bud" Williams. Friends may call from Noon to 1 PM Thursday at the Lane Funeral Home, Mineral Ridge Chapel where services will begin at 1 PM. Burial will take place at Kerr Cemetery in Mineral Ridge.