Lawrence E. Cleveland, 76, formerly of the Town of Pitcairn, died Friday evening at the Franklin County Nursing Home where he had resided since 2011. He was born February 25, 1937 in the Town of Pitcairn to Clarence and Lavisa LaVancha Cleveland. He was educated in Town of Pitcairn country Schools and Harrisville Central School. He was a logger all his life. He enjoyed collecting coins, fishing, and horses. He is survived by a brother James, Harrisville, three sisters, Arlene Shaw, California, Leta Mantle, Harrisville and Carol (Leland) Ryan, Pitcairn, nieces, nephews and cousins. He is predeceased by his siblings, Harold, Wesley, Irene LayBoult, Leta Ruth, Joyce, Kenneth Dale and Dale Francis. Funeral services for Lawrence will be held at 2 PM Wednesday at the Adirondack Funeral Home, Harrisville. Burial will follow in Garrison Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 12 – 2 prior to the funeral. Arrangements are under the direction of the Adirondack Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at