Ivan Leroy Lawyer
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Ivan Leroy Lawyer
  • November 8, 1925 - July 15, 2017
  • Oviedo, Florida

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Lawyer, Ivan born, to Roy R. Lawyer and Ethelyn Barlow Lawyer in Cedar Springs, Michigan November 8, 1925. Most of his working life was with Coca-Cola, Pepsi Cola, and Royal Crown Cola. He married Patricia "Pam" Lawyer on May 15, 1954, moved to FL in 1970, and became president of Royal Crown Brothers of Florida. He was actively involved with SB88130, a solid waste management act in 1988 making recycling mandatory in all Fl counties. Ivan also started Florida B.I.R.P. (Business & Industry Recycling Program), intending that solid waste and litter items be recycled so as to reduce landfill usage and litter along our highways. The Lawyers were active golf members of Rio Pinar Country Club since 1971. For the last 14 years Ivan has been a member and director of Orange County Sheriffs Citizens Advisory Council Inc. (OCSCACI), a support group committed to superior law enforcement through citizen involvement. He is proceeded in death by his son and daughter and is survived by his wife and three grandchildren. He will be loved and missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers please make any donations to the Orange County Sheriff's Foundation. Funeral Services will be held at Baldwin-Fairchild 7520 Aloma Ave, Winter Park, FL on Tuesday August 1st at 2:00 p.m.