Lawrence T. Akre

SANDWICH, Ill. — Mr. Lawrence T. Akre, 78, of Sandwich, Ill., formerly of Newark and Plano, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion.

Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, Jan. 12. Pastor Kent Svendsen will officiate at the Gabel-Dunn Funeral Home in Newark.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 12, at the funeral home.

Interment of cremains will be at the Millington-Newark Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to VNA Hospice or the donors choice.