Category: Passings

Memorials and obituaries for members of the community. They can be submitted by email to editor@greatlakesden.net or through our Submissions Page.

Passings: Eric Lawrence, 1944 – 2013

FORT LAUDERDALE – Eric Lawrence, a fixture of the Fort Lauderdale Gay and Leather Communities, and co-founder of LeatherWerks left this life surrounded by friends and family peacefully on Friday, January 25, 2013 after a long, courageous and graceful battle with cancer. Born Larry Gene Troutfetter on October 10, 1944 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa son…