Jean D. Lawlor, 85, of North Tonawanda died on Thursday (December 24, 2009) at Williamsville View Nursing Home after a brief illness. Jean was a member of Freidens Peace Church. She retired from the University of Buffalo where she worked for 16 years as a receptionist. Sister of the late Shirley Johnson and Margie Prescott. Beloved wife for 65 years of Frank J. Lawlor of North Tonawanda, Loving mother of Peggy (John) Dioguardi of Mt Morris, NY, Frank (Cindy) Lawlor III of West Palm Beach, FL, Tracey (Anthony) Caswell of Miami, FL, Dennis H. Lawlor of North Tonawanda and Linda (Michael) Mascellino of Tonawanda. Dear sister of Winnie (Russell) Swatsworth and Carol (Paul) Gannon. Proud grandmother of Dara, Tracey and Rick Dioguardi, Jamie Lawlor, Tasha and Tristan Caswell, Colleen and Dennis Lawlor and David and Kristi Mascellino. Also surviving are six great grand children and several nieces and nephews including a special niece Marie Doane. Sister-in-law of John Prescott. Friends received by the family on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 11:30 A.M. at the Brunner Funeral Home (692-3841), 156 Robison Street, North Tonawanda where memorial services will be held at 12:30 P.M. , The Rev. Thomas Hardy, officiating.