Mr. Lawrence Joseph Ott, 81, of
Thurmont, died Thursday, Jan.1, at
He was the husband of Viola Marie
Eyler Ott, whom he married in 1941.
Born March 19, 1922, in
Emmitsburg, he was a son of the late
John Baptist and Ida Amanda Miller
Mr. Ott was a member of St.
Anthony's Shrine Parish in
He had been employed as a plumber
with Mount St. Mary's College,
Surviving in addition to his wife
at home are six children, Lee Ott
and wife Cindy of Emmitsburg, Judy
Allis and husband Lin of Waynesboro,
Pa., Gloria Krietz of Thurmont,
Richard A. Ott and wife Darlene of
Thurmont, Patsy Azzarello and
husband Mike of Daytona, Fla., and
Bonnie Ott of Harpers Ferry, W.Va.;
eight grandchildren; six great
grandchildren; two sisters, Betty
Weatherly of Fairfield, Pa., and
Doris Asper of Hanover, Pa.; and two
brothers, Charles Ott and John B.
Ott Jr., both of Emmitsburg. Several
nieces and nephews also survive.
He will also be remembered by
special friends, Diane Robinson and
Donnie and Nancy Creager.
He was preceded in death by three
sisters, Elizabeth Andrew, Mary
Sutton and Frances Matthews; and two
brothers-in-law, Wayne Lingg and
Mr. Ott is at Robert E. Dailey &
Son Funeral Homes, P.A., 615 E. Main
St., Thurmont, where friends may
call from 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Jan.
4. The family will receive friends
from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday
at the funeral home. The rosary will
be recited at 8 p.m. at the funeral
A Mass of Christian Burial will
be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday, Jan.
5, at St. Anthony's Shrine Parish
with Fr. Jim Hannon assisted by Ruth
Ann Ward as the celebrants, 16150
St. Anthony Road, Emmitsburg,
Interment will be in Blue Ridge
Bearers will be all grandsons
Larry Krietz, Tom Krietz, Steve
Lingg, Randy Stidom, Mike Azzarello
Jr., Randy Ott and John Glass.