Robert Wilson Lawrence, 70, of Milford, worked in the telecommunications industry, husband of the late Betty Jean Diefenbach Lawrence, died Aug. 5, in Bridgeport.

Born July 28, 1946, to the late Robert Merrill and Janet Wilson Lawrence; U.S. Air Force.

Survived by children, Kimberly Lawrence Pietrowski, Robert Peter Lawrence, Lyndsay Lawrence Cardozo and Brian Joseph Lawrence, three granddaughters, two sisters, Gretchen Lawrence of Bradenton, Fla. and Heidi Steen-Johnsen, of Danvers, Mass.

Services: Wednesday, Aug. 10, 11 a.m., Mary Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church, 176 S. Broad St. Milford. Visiting hours: Wednesday, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford. Burial will be at a later date.

Memorial contributions: Mary Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church, Milford, CT or to the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA.