Harold Laux of Random Lake, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 4, 2013 after suffering a stroke on Tuesday October 1st. He was 87 years old. Harold was born in Sheboygan on January 17, 1926, son of Leonard Laux and Florence Schemmel Laux. He grew up on the Laux Homestead Farm in Batavia. He graduated from Random Lake High School with the class of 1943. On May 14, 1949 he married Olive Cudnohoske in Beechwood. The couple continued to farm on the family farm until he retired in the late 1980's. Harold was an active member of the Batavia Fire Department for many years. He was also a past board member American Milk Producers Inc., Sheboygan County Farm Bureau and the Random Lake School Board. He was a faithful and active member of the Assemblies of God Church, including McAllen First Assembly of God in McAllen, TX where he wintered for the past 28 years. It was in Texas where Harold found his love for golf. He also had a passion for the Milwaukee Brewers, Wisconsin Badgers, Milwaukee Bucks, and the Green Bay Packers. Harold was an avid card player right up until the time of his death. He is survived by his wife Olive of Random Lake, his four children; Harolyn (the late Ken) Soper of Plymouth, Larry (Barb) Laux of Batavia, Ann (Greg) Zukowski of Cottage Grove, and Lori (Gary) Dahm of Belgium. He is further survived by 11 grandchildren; Jennifer Skibba, Brad (Sara) Laux, Ryan (Lyndsie) Laux, Jessica and Kristina Laux, Max (Jill) Zukowski, Kinga (Luke) Pechacek, Hawkin (Meghan) Zukowski, Melanie (Ian) Marquardt, Megan (Obie) Weiss and Scott Dahm, 14 great-grandchildren, one sister Mildred Behnke of Brillion, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. He is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Ralph and Vernon Laux. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 7th at 6 Pm at the Eernisse Funeral Home, 171 N. Royal Ave in Belgium. Pastor Richard York of Christian Life Assembly of God in Plymouth will officiate. Harold will be laid to rest in Zion Cemetery, Batavia. Visitation will take place on Monday, October 7 at the Funeral Home from 4-6 PM. The Eernisse Funeral Home, Belgium is honored to serve the family. Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com ... Read More
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My condolences to the Laux family. I always remember the Laux family as a solid, stabile influence through the years growing up. I'm so sorry to hear of Harold's passing.
I can remember as a young ( many years ago) guy working for Ralph and Harold. I always though that their farms look like the ideal farm always clean and friendly. I'm sorry I was not able to attend his service as he alwa... more
Harold will be greatly missed. We have such wonderful memories. Harold and Olive were the reason we starting spending the winters in TX. We had such good times together.
The children of Floyd and Loretta Steuerwald would like to leave their sympathy with the Laux family. We appreciated your family as good neighbors to us for many years and also the friendship between our children from gr... more
Dear Olive, My sympathy to you and yours. May Harold RIP.
Harold was a real gentleman. Played cards with him each Wednesday at the RL library. Counted points right almost all of the time. He will be missed. Mary Thill