Joan Schryver Lawrence

Joan Schryver Lawrence 96, of Manchester, passed away on Jan 22 2019 at Hanover Hill Healthcare in Manchester NH. She was born in Albany NY on August 15, 1922, daughter of the late Edgar and Mabel Schryver. Joan was predeceased by her husband Bob and sister Margie in 2010. Joan is survived by her daughter Lisa L. Errede and her husband Joseph and grandson Nicholas L. Errede of Londonderry NH and West Yarmouth MA.

Joan grew up in East Greenbush NY. marrying Bob in 1950. They made their home in Hingham MA. for 45 years. In 1997 they moved to Rolling Green Condominiums in Hudson NH to be near their daughter, son in law and grandson. After Bob’s passing in March of 2010, Joan was able to spend 8 years in her home with the help of her loving caregivers who were like family.

Joan loved the beach, spending summers at Nantasket beach and vacationing on Cape Cod. Swimming and sun bathing were her favorite activities and going out to dinner with her family. The Cape was always near and dear to her heart.

Joan enjoyed shopping! She always took great pride in her appearance with her stylish clothes and matching shoes. Home decorating was a lifetime hobby, she loved antique hunting and always had beautifully furnished homes. Gardening was also an interest that gave her great pleasure.

Joan’s family would like to extend a special thank you to the dedicated staff at Hanover Hill for their kindness and compassionate care during Joan’s seven month stay.

Okay Mom like you always said, “Home again, home again, jiggety-jog.”

SERVICES: Visiting hours will be held from 6:00-8:00pm on Wednesday February 20th, 2019 at Davis Funeral Home 1 Lock Street Nashua NH. A celebration of life service at West Yarmouth Congregational church will be held in the spring. The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock St., Nashua has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at, (603-883-3401) “ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER.”