On October 16, 2004, LAWRENCE E. LORFING, of Catonsville;
beloved husband of Mary Jane Lorfing; devoted father
of Michael L. Lorfing and Cathy Bright; loving
grandfather of Julie Ann Bright. Also survived
by several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends Monday 2 to 5 P.M. at HARRY H. WITZKE'S
FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 4112 Old Columbia k.,
Ellicott City. A Funeral Service will be
private. Entombment Crest Lawn Memorial
Gardens. Donations may be made to St. Agnes
[The Baltimore Sun,
Baltimore, MD, Monday, Oct 18, 2004, Main Edition,
[courtesy of "Kim K"]
marker for Lawrence E. Lorfing and spouse in Crest
Lawn Memorial Gardens, Marriottsville (Howard
enlist in the Army on 1 August 1943 and was
transferred to Company A, 508th PIR.
Pfc Lorfing was listed as slightly
injured in action on 1 February 1945 and was
evacuated to a field hospital. He rejoined the
company on 31 March 1945.
Lawrence's military decorations
include the Bronze Service Arrowhead device awarded
for the Holland campaign and Airborne operations