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David Nelson Lawson

May 23, 1959 ~ September 6, 2021 (age 62)


LAWSON, DAVID NELSON, age 62, of Ortonville, passed away suddenly on September 6, 2021. Dave was born in Pontiac, MI to parents Douglas and Betty (nee Jarrard) Lawson. Loving husband of Susan for almost 39 years; proud father of Chad Lawson; dear brother of Chris (Denise MacDonald) Lawson and Debbie (Doug) Martin; grandfather of Colton Jeffrey Lawson. Dave is also survived by his Mother, Betty Lawson, and his in-laws, Robert and Barbara Pickett. Dave was preceded in death by his father, Douglas Lawson. Dave and Sue loved spending their free time at their cabin up north in Gladwin, Michigan, where they loved taking walks and watching deer. Dave loved boating, dancing, laughing loudly, cornhole tournaments, and his friends and family. Dave always made sure that everyone he met felt special and would have a good time. Dave will be remembered as a loving husband, dad, and a wonderful friend. A memorial gathering will be held Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Overtyme Grill and Tap Room from 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Dave was loved by many and will be deeply missed. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Michigan Humane Society. Please share condolences and memories with the family on the online guestbook and keep his friends and family in your thoughts and prayers during this time.

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Celebration of Life
October 16, 2021

12:00 PM
Overtyme Grill and Tap Room
4724 Dixie Highway
Waterford, MI 48329


Michigan Humane Society
30300 Telegraph Road Suite 220, Bingham Farms MI 48025-4507

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