Donald Leon Lawrence, age 74, passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2020.

  He was born on Dec. 17, 1945, in Miami, Oklahoma, to parents Guy and Doris (Thomas) Lawrence. The family moved to Idaho where Don grew up and attended high school.

  Don was an automobile body and fender repairman before retiring. In Don’s good times he was remembered for his sense of humor and love for family. In his bad times he fought schizophrenia and depression.

  Don moved to Lynden in 2000 to be near family.

  Don is survived by his sister Connie Alsum (Mike) and niece Dawn Johns (Glen) and their children. He was preceded in death by his parents.

  A private family graveside service will be held.

  Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.