Seymour W. Lawton

Seymour W. Lawton, 101, of Edinburg, died Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at the Fulton Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Gloversville. He was born on September 25, 1911, in Northville, N.Y., the son of the late Leonard and Agnes Weaver Lawton.

Mr. Lawton was a minister for the Evangelist Wesleyan Church for many years and a lifetime area resident.

Survivors include: his wife, Ethel Snedeker Lawton; and one daughter, Marian Waters of Edinburg. Two grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive him.

Friends may call on Friday, February 22, 2013, at the Northville Funeral Home from 6 to 7 p.m. where a funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Burial will be in the spring in Edinburg Cemetery. Condolences may be made to the family online at