Lawrence Earl Britton

June 23, 1949 ~ March 17, 2022 (age 72)


Lawrence Earl Britton, age 72, died Thursday, March 17, 2022 at his home in Mesquite, Nevada.  He was born June 23, 1949 in Niagra Falls, New York to John Joseph and Florence E Profrock Britton.  

Larry lived most of his early life in Niagra Falls.  He moved to Las Vegas in 1999 and later to Mesquite, Nevada.  He loved everything fast and enjoyed working on cars, especially when he was making them go fast.  He was a private person, but loyal to his close friends including Dick Jones and Sheldon Campbell.

Survivors include a grandson, Jarrod Britton; sister, Barbara Dockstader; two brothers, Robert (Kathleen) Britton and James (Connie) Britton and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by one son; Kenneth; one sister, Jacqueline “Susie” ; and Jarrod’s father, Kenneth Britton.

His ashes will be placed with family in New York.  Friends and family are invited to sign our online guest book at

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