Lawrence Storms, Jr.

Obituary of Lawrence David Storms, Jr.

Point Rock – Lawrence D. Storms, Jr., 76, passed away on Sat. June 1, 2019 at SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, following a brief illness. 


Affectionately known as Butch, he was born on November 4, 1942 in Rome, a son of Lawrence D. Sr., and Marie Brinckman Storms.  He received his education at St. Mary’s Academy in Rome.  Lawrence was employed in the dairy farming industry around Rome for many years. Butch was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying fishing and hunting, and walks in the woods around his property.


Lawrence is survived by his brother Gerold (Susan) Storms, Rome, a sister Dorothy Adamo, California, several nieces and nephews, his caregiver and longtime friend Joy Nemo, and special friends Elmer (Betty) Miller, all of Point Rock.  He was predeceased by his parents, and his longtime companion Joan Taylor, whom he adored and deeply missed following her passing in 2011.


In keeping with Lawrence’s wishes there will be no services.  Arrangements are in care of the Trainor Funeral Home, Inc., 143 Schuyler St. Boonville.  For an online message of sympathy, please go to 

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