Thomas E. Lawrence, of Mill Neck and Deerfield Beach, FL, died on Aug. 5, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Joan. Loving father of Aliex (Andrew) Ross. Cherished grandfather of Robert Ross. Predeceased by his brother Andrew (Fran) Lawrence. All services are private. Contributions may be made to Hospice Care Network, 99 Sunnyside Blvd., Woodbury, NY 11797. Visit www.whitting.com for further information.