Kenneth Lawler

ROCK LAKE Kenneth “Mike” Lawler, 87, of Rock Lake, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in a Langdon nursing home.

He was born July 12, 1925, to John and Margaret Lawler.

He married Jeanice Brown-O’Malley in St. John on April 12, 1957.

Survivors: wife; daughters, Maureen O’Malley, Missoula, Mont., Peg Hendrickson, Rock Lake, Mary Lawler, Seattle, Theresa Hendrickson, Bismarck, Monica Bucholz, West Fargo, Barb Hill, Langdon; sons, Michael O’Malley, Sisseton, S.D., Pat O’Malley, Rolla, Steve Lawler, Wichita, Kan., Mark Lawler, Lincoln; 15 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; and brother, Russ.

Funeral: Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Rock Lake.

Burial: In the spring.

Visitation and family service: Visitation Monday, 5 to 7 p.m., with a family service at 7 p.m., both in the church.

(Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)