Lawrence Ball

BALL, Lawrence F., 87, of Alpena died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.

He is survived by his wife, Joan; one daughter, Susan (William) Cordes of Barton City; two sons, John (Annette) of Lachine, Thomas (Kris) of Alpena; seven grandchildren, Jeremy, Jessica, Kayla, Tait, Natalie, Billy, and Nicholas; three great-grandchildren; brother -in-law, Larry Butler of National City.

Visitation will be held at the Bannan Funeral Home Thursday from 2-8 p.m. with military honors accorded him by VFW Alpena Post 2496 at 5 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on Friday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church from 10 a.m. until time of mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. with Rev. Gerald Okoli officiating.

Inurnment: Holy Cross Cemetery