Robert "Rob" Lawrence - 58

5/1/1960 - 12/14/2018

Rockford, Illinois

Robert “Rob” Lawrence, 58, of Rockford died Friday, December 14, 2018 in OSF St. Anthony Med. Center ER after a sudden illness. He was born May 1, 1960 in Rockford, the son of Robert L. and Carol J. (Smith) Lawrence. He married Nola Beilke in Rockford. Rob was an avid Harley Davidson rider. He and Nola enjoyed riding together and with friends. Rob’s other passion was playing his drums. Survivors include his wife, Nola; a daughter, Michele (Adam) Gutzmer; grandchildren, Owen, Elizabeth, and Natalie; mother, Carol J. Erickson; sister, LaNae (James) Semmelroth; cousin, Denise Johnson; and his cat, Teddy. He was predeceased by his father Robert L. Lawrence.

Life Celebration at Gerry’s Pizza, 7403 Argus Dr., Rockford from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, December 30, 2018. If you have Harley gear, please wear it in his memory, and ride if the weather works for you.

Arrangements by Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Winnebago County Animal Shelter.

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