Allen James Lawton

Allen James Lawton, 69, of Leslie, Michigan passed at McLaren Hospital, due to coronary artery disease, on December 3, 2022. Allen was born in Albion, Michigan on June 26, 1953 to Cecil and Dorothy Lawton. Allen grew up in Springport, Michigan and graduated from Springport High School. In 1985 he married the love of his life, Debbie. He worked and later retired from Barns Aerospace in Lansing. Following his retirement he spent his time fishing, and reading books. His favorite pastime of all was riding around the countryside with Debbie. Anyone that knew Allen, knew that he was fiercely stubborn, and that stubborn spirit will be missed greatly.
Allen is preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Guy Lawton and Tammy Lawton. Allen is survived by his wife of 37 years, Debbie Lawton; son, Jayme Lawton of New York; stepsons, Tony Haley of Mason, Michigan, Jim Haley (Jennifer) of Leslie, Michigan; grandchildren, Michael (Courtney) Dunn-Haley of Sparta, Michigan, Ethan Haley of Eaton Rapids, Michigan, and Emma Haley of Eaton Rapids, Michigan; honorary grandchildren, Tanner and Trenten; and great-grandchild, Sierra Dunn-Haley.
There are no services planned at this time.