WATERVILLE - Richard J. Lawson, 58, died January 11, 2013. He was born October 3, 1954 in Hazelton, PA, a son of John and Pauline (Hayes) Lawson.
His family moved to Maine in 1977. He attended Penn State University for 3 years.
In addition to his mother, Rick is survived by a daughter, Amanda Lawson, and her partner Matthew Irish, and their daughter Kelsey Irish, all of Corinna; 2 brothers, Sanders Lawson of Garland, and James Lawson of PA; a sister, Dennette McNellis of NJ.
Cremation arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport.