Lilian Lawson – a tribute

Lilian Lawson
A Life of Love, Creativity and Care

Following the death of long-term Cottingham resident and active member of the village community, Lilian Lawson, in January of this year, Lilian’s family have compiled some memories of her life.

You can read these lovely memories, and also a touching poem ‘Gather Together the Flowers Mum’ written by Lilian’s son David, by clicking on the links below.

Lilian Lawson – A Tribute

Lilian Lawson – Gather Together the Flowers Mum



Lilian passed away peacefully at home on Thursday 7th January, aged 88. She was a loving wife to the late Parish Councillor Eric Lawson of Church Street, Cottingham. Mother to Celia, William & David. Grandmother to Carrie, Elizabeth, James, Katie, Emma & Hannah. Great-Grandmother to Evelyn, Rayna, Olivia & Maeva. A private family funeral took place on Thursday 11 February.