Lawrence Dellegar


1:30 pm
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery
34888 Grantham College Rd
Slidell, Louisiana, United States

Obituary of Lawrence E. Dellegar

Lawrence E. Dellegar, of Pearl River, Louisiana, passed away on January 6, 2021 at the age of 75. He was born on January 29, 1945 in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Harry Rhone and Helen Hamas Dellegar. Lawrence is the beloved husband of 54 years to Mary Catherine Dellegar, RN.  He is also survived by two brothers, Robert Dellegar and John Henry Dellegar and a host of nieces and nephews.

Lawrence attended Tulsa University where he was a member of the ROTC. He proudly served in the United States Navy, where he received the National Defense Service Certificate from President Richard Nixon and belonged to the Navel Seabees.  Lawrence later was employed and retired after 35 years of service from CNG/Dom. Energy as a computer analyst.  He had a talent and skill for computer programing and was a sportsman at heart, enjoying boating, fishing, and scuba diving. In addition, he was a licensed twin engine pilot and loved to travel.   Lawrence was passionate about his nation and cherished his family.  He touched many lives and will be greatly missed.

Lawrence will be laid to rest with military honors on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. at the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Doctors Without Borders are preferred. Memories and condolences may be expressed at

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