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Lawrence E. Bartosik, 81, of Heyworth, passed away at 3:23 p.m. Sunday (Feb. 2, 2014) at OSF St. Joseph Hospital, Bloomington.

There will be no visitation and private family graveside Friday at Randolph Township Memorial Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Carl E. Miller American Legion Heyworth Post 624.

Lawrence was born Sept. 24, 1932, in Bloomington. He married Mary Shube Nov. 29, 1952. She survives.

Also surviving are two sons, two daughters, 10 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

Lawrence served in the U.S. Army for three years during the Korean conflict. Bart was an electrician who retired from IBEW Local 197. He worked as a mechanic at Johnny Martin Chevrolet. He also worked as a diesel mechanic for many years.

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