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Obituary for Laura E. Dawson

Laura E. Dawson of Arcade, NY died Monday, August 5, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo at the age of 93.

She was born April 1, 1926 in Salamanca, NY a daughter of the late Lee and Maude (nee Wolcott) Burton.

She was a homemaker and member of the Arcade United Methodist Church. She enjoyed crafts, collecting dolls, taking care of her grandchildren and helping her husband with the cattle business. She was also the chairman of the class of 1944 at the Arcade School.

Her husband, Bernard Dawson, who she married April 10, 1945 in Rochester, NY died in 1988.

She is survived by her children: William (late Linda) Dawson of Yorkshire, Richard (Eleanor) Dawson of Murfreesboro, TN, and Robert (Donna Ladeaux) Dawson of Rapid City, SD; also survived by eight grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her son - Daniel Dawson; her siblings: Robert and Everett Burton.

Friends may call Friday, August 9, 2019 from 6-8 PM at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main St., Arcade where a Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 11 AM. Interment will be held in Arcade Rural Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Arcade Fire Department or Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 303, Arcade, NY 14009