It is with regret we pass along news of the death of SK Lawrence Salerno. He was a long-time Council 799 member, as well as a Fourth Degree member of the Fr. Abram J. Ryan Assembly. He joined the Knights of Columbus in May 1959. Exemplified to the Fourth Degree in June 1969. SK Lawrence Salerno was a Past Grand Knight, having led the Council from 1982-1983.
The Rosary will be at 7PM on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Sparkman-Crane Funeral Home (Garland Rd & Easton).
The Funeral Mass will be at 12 Noon on Wednesday, December 9, 2015..at St. Thomas Aquinas. 6306 Kenwood Ave, Dallas Texas 75214
Pray for the peaceful repose of his soul & God’s comfort to his family!
Lawrence was a member of ST. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and a former Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus 799. Lawrence was a Navy veteran of World War II. After his military duties he followed in his father’s footsteps as a shoe cobbler for over 60 years. He loved horse racing and poker but most of all his family. A special thanks to his Nurse Lee at Faith Presbyterian Hospice, Reach Out Humana care giving, and our dear friend Gloria Faustino for her loving care.
All are invited to celebrate his life by participating in a saying of the rosary at Sparkman Crane funeral home at 7pm on December 8th, 2015. Funeral mass will be celebrated on December 9th at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic church at 12 noon. Burial will follow at Calvary Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in his memory to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church or Bishop Lynch High School.