I was born in Brownlee Woods, Youngstown, Mahoning,OH. - 25 Nov. 1929. I attended Jackson Elementary School in Brownlee Woods up to the 7th grade. My parents, brother and paternal grandmother and I moved to Southern CA. in 1942. My folks bought a home in Garden Grove,Orange County, CA. I attended High School in Garden Grove. Completed High School in Rochester, Thurston County, WA. I am married to John Lawrence, a retired U.S.Marine. We have three children - all girls and four grandchildren and one great grandson. Our hobby is Genealogy.