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Information for Lawrence Lair
13 November, 1921 25 October, 1992
From the Idaho Press-Tribune,
dated October 27, 1992
Contributed by Jan Lantz

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Lawrence Lair

    Lawrence Lair, 70, of Sand Hollow, died Sunday, October 25, 1992, at his home of natural causes.  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 29, 1992, at Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.  Interment will follow at the Middleton Cemetery, Middleton.
     Mr. Lair was born November 13, 1921, at Oklarado, Colorado, to Lloyd H. and Belle M. Lair.  He grew up on a farm and attended Oklarado schools and graduated from Pritchett High School.  Lawrence served in the U.S. Army in World War II.  After his discharge he moved to Caldwell where he homesteaded on the place where he spent the rest of his life up until the last few months.  In Caldwell he met and married his wife, May.  She passed away November 6, 1981.
     He was a member of the Ontario Elks Lodge.
     Lawrence is survived by eight children who loved him very much, Jeanne White of Woonsocket, Rhode Island, Christina Remoir of Nampa, Linda Ball of Ontario, Oregon, Nancy Greenway of Caldwell, William Sleeper of Lancaster, California, Harold Sleeper of Battleground, Washington, David Sleeper of Jamiel, California, and George Sleeper of Yakima, Washington.  He is also survived by his mother-in-law, Alta Tice; a brother-in-law, Lloyd Tice and his wife, Bev; two brothers, Clifford of Emmett and Eugene of Pritchett, Colorado; and two sisters, Zelda Allen of LaJunta, Colorado, and Oma Dehn of Ft. Collins, Colorado; and a host of grand-children, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
     He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Viola, and two brothers, Melvin and Otis.
     Memorials may be made to Mountain States Tumor Institute, Boise, Idaho.
     Friends may call at Dakan Funeral Chapel in Caldwell from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.