Lawrence Roe, 82, of Decatur and formerly of Vandalia, died at 12:47 p.m. on Friday, July 2, 2010, at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur.
Services were held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at Dawson & Wikoff West Wood Street Funeral Home in Decatur. Burial was in Graceland Cemetery in Decatur. Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials: American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at www.dawson-wikoff.com.
Mr. Roe was born on March 30, 1928, in Vandalia, the son of Melvin and Viola McFarland Roe. He married Jerry L. Yundt on July 18, 1964; she died on Aug. 30, 1981.
He is survived by sons, Garry L. Roe of Troy, and Terry Roe and his wife Sandy of Decatur.