Emily Kirby Lawrence


Emily Kirby Lawrence 78 Formerly of Mt. Morris, Pa and Mentor on the Lake, Oh passed away on June 4, 2019 at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield. Ohio.

She was Born Oct 8, 1940 in Morgantown. WV to James C. Kirby and Orthelia Dunn Kirby.  

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John Lawrence. Brothers Phillip, Vincent, and Eugene C.Kirby and sister Rosella E Buckland.

She is survived by her son James Lawrence, her daughter Tammy Ewing (Husband Timothy)  both of Mentor on the lake, Ohio. Her Granddaughter Christina Weintraub (Husband Timothy), Grandson Timothy Ewing II (Wife Megan). Great Grandchildren Austin and Isabella Weintraub and Timothy Ewing III. Many nieces and nephews. Sisters Cecelia Brown (Huey) of Mentor, Ohio and Brenda Shinkovich (Sonny) of Morgantown, WV.

She attended school in Mt. Morris, Pa. She was formerly employed by Toys R Us until she became disabled. She ran a booth with her son at the Painesville Flea Market for many years. She knew everyone by name and they all knew and loved her. She never met a stranger that didn’t love her. Her happiest times were when she went to Disney World and on Disney cruises with her family. 

Per her wishes there will be no viewing and she will be cremated.

Family will receive friends at Mentor on the Lake City Hall, 5860 Andrews Road, Mentor on the Lake, on Friday June 14th from 5:00 PM Till 7:00 PM with a short memorial service to follow.