The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

August 19, 2013

Lawrence Oyster Sr., 63, Sunbury


The Daily Item

— SUNBURY — Lawrence Oyster Sr., 63, of Sunbury, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013.

He was born Jan. 16, 1950, a son of the late Harry Morris and Sarah Jane (Emerick) Oyster.

Lawrence was a graduate of Sunbury High School and was a veteran of the Air Force.

He was a member of American Legion Post 201, Sunbury, and a life member of the Sunbury Hose Company No. 1.

Lawrence is survived by two sons, Lawrence Oyster Jr. and Gregory Oyster; five sisters, Jessica Wilson, of Brevard, N.C., Joyce Avery, of Shamokin Dam, Jacqueline Wetzel, of Sunbury, Lucy Leffler, of Herndon, and Grace Herrold, of Sunbury; and one brother, Gottlieb Oyster, of Hummelstown.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia; three sisters, Catherine Seidel, Mary Reichner and Doris Hoffman; and three brothers, Earl and two in infancy.

Services will be private.

Arrangements are by the David T. Zweier Funeral Home, 157 Chestnut St., Sunbury.