Robert Edwin “Bob” Lawrence II, 62, of Newport, Kentucky and formerly of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ft. Thomas, Kentucky.

He was born in Carrollton on Jan. 14, 1959, to Robert Edwin and Bess Ashby Lawrence. He was a member of St. John Catholic Church in Carrollton, a graduate of Carroll County High School and received his masters in biology and chemistry from Morehead State University. He was a former emergency medical technician, an avid duck hunter and hand-carved duck decoys.

Survivors include two daughters, Margaret Elizabeth Lawrence of Wichita, Kansas and Abigale Kathleen Lawrence of Florida; two sons, Robert Edwin Lawrence III of Carrollton and Nicholas William Lawrence of Covington, Kentucky; and two sisters, Kelly Ann Lawrence of Carrollton and Kimberly Lou Lawrence of Campbellsburg, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at noon on Friday, Nov. 19, at St. John Catholic Church with cremation to follow. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service Friday at the church.

Arrangements entrusted to Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneral