Lawrence R. England, 75, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Thursday November 3, 2011.
He was born in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late William and Virginia Kaltenbach England.
He was a member of St. John Catholic Church, Bellaire, Ohio where he was a Eucharistic Minister since 1979. He graduated from Wheeling Central Catholic High School Class of 1953 and attended Wheeling College. He was currently CEO of The Individual Practice Association and was Hospital Administrator of Bellaire City Hospital for 30 years. Larry was a member of the Royal Society of Health, a lifetime member of the Ohio Hospital Association, The American Academy Medical Administrators and The IPA Association of America. He was also, a U.S. Navy Veteran.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son; Eric England, his daughter; Leeanne England and his brother; Terry England.
He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years; Ruth Ann Dabrawsky England, three children; Scott England, of Grove City, OH, Marc Erin England, of Woodbridge, VA, Laura Don Benson, of Lewis Center, OH, his brother; William Joann England, of Gladstone, MO, three grandchildren; Evan, Christopher, and Leeanne Benson.
Family and friends will be received Sunday November 6, 2011 at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory 441 37th St. from 12Noon-6pm. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Monday November 7 at the St. John Catholic Church, at 10am with Father Daniel Heusel as Celebrant.
Entombment to follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, WV.
A vigil service will be held Sunday at 5:30pm in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: St. John Catholic Church 415 37th St Bellaire, Ohio 43906.
Online condolences may be made to altmeyer.com