30 December 1912 - 23 June 1997
A Canadian-born American actress, singer, and dancer. She was a native of Ottawa, Ontario.She had a short-lived but memorable career in the 1930s before she married in 1939 and retired from entertainment. She married Juvenal P. Marchisio married in 1939, and she left acting to become a housewife. Marchisio died in 1973, and in 1987, Lawrence married John McCabe, biographer of her onetime co-stars Laurel and Hardy. She died of cancer on June 23, 1997 at the age of 84.