He was born May 19, 1912, in Des Moines, Iowa, the son of Earl and Mabel (Smith) Stowe.
Mr. Stowe served in the U.S. Army during World War II and received the American Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal and the World War II Victory Medal. After the war, he worked as a truck driver and drove a cab.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews of Lawrence.
Online condolences may be sent to www.rumsey-yost.com.