Delmar C. Lawyer, 85, of Dixon, Ill., died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Dixon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. He was born May 20, 1927, in Salem Ark., the son of Carl and JoEllen (Rogers) Lawyer.
He was a Control Room Operator for Medusa Cement Company in Dixon for 40 years prior to his retirement in 1982.
Delmar was a Veteran of the Army serving during the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and four sisters.
Survivors include two sons, Jack Lawyer and Mark Lawyer, both of Dixon; 1 daughter, Theresa Jones of St. Louis, Mo.; four grandchildren; several great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Jan. 22, in the Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem, Ark. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery in Salem under the direction of Barker Funeral Home. Jones Funeral Home in Dixon, Ill., was in charge of arrangements in Dixon. Condolences may be sent online at www.thejonesfh.com