For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 


Donald Horace Lawson


Seaman Torpedoman, RCNVR


Born:  1925


Died: 27 May 2005, Newmarket, Ontario


LAWSON, Donald Horace - At Southlake Regional Health Care Centre, Newmarket, on Friday May 27th, 2005. Donald Lawson, in his 80th year, beloved husband of Ruth Johnston. Loving father of Doug and Rhonda, David, and Dianne and Jim, and grandfather of Philip, Kimberley, Tyler, Michael and Marissa, Alisha, and Danielle. Lovingly remembered by Ann and Wally, Lynn and Dave, June and Lockie, Lori and Barry, and their loving children. The family will receive friends at Rod Abrams Funeral Home, 1666 Tottenham Rd., Tottenham (905) 936-3477, on Monday May 30, 2005 from 7-9pm and on Tuesday May 31, 2005 from 11:30am until time of Funeral service at 1pm, in the chapel. Followed by cremation. In memory of Don, donations to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated by the family.


Ships served in:




photo 1

photo 2

photo 3

photo 4


photo 5

photo 6

photo 7

(1) Pass to get on property of Davie Shipbuilding  (2) HM & Allied Forces On Leave (in Uniform) Day Ticket  (3) Donald Lawson's trade badge - Seaman Torpedoman  (4) Souvenirs from pubs in the UK  (5) Christmas card to Don from The Howes  (6) Christmas card to Don from Florence  (7) HMCS Kirkland Lake souvenir ship's badge



Crossed the Bar Index