Roy "Bob" W. Laux passed away from this life on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at Franklin County Memorial Hospital, Franklin, Nebraska at the age of 86.
Roy "Bob" William Laux was born July 5, 1922 on the family farm 3 miles north of Macon to William and Mary (Coltrin) Laux. He passed away from this life on October 29, 2008 at Franklin County Memorial Hospital, Franklin, Nebraska, at the age of 86. He attended School District #25 and went to Franklin High School for one year and then had to help at home with farming. He was baptized and confirmed in the Macon Methodist Church. He married Virginia Patton on June 23, 1943 at Smith Center, Kansas. They lived on No. 4 Highway on the farm until 1974 before moving to the home place. To this union were born Ronald, Warren, and Leann. They all attended Hildreth Public Schools and attended Kearney State College. Roy was a member of the Hildreth School Board, Farmers Union Coop at Upland, served on the Macon Union Cemetery Board and the Macon Telephone Company. He was a faithful follower of his son's football games and grandchildren activities.
Wife: Virginia Laux, Upland, NE
Son: Ron Laux & wife Roz, Lexington, NE
Son: Warren Laux & wife Neysa, Newport Richey, FL
Daughter: Leann Woollen & husband Richard, Ord, NE
Sister: Bess McInturf, Alma, NE
Sister: Betty Feigt, Minden, NE
Numerous: Nieces and nephews
Great Grandchildren: 5
Preceded in death: parents, grandson- Trevor Laux, sister- Ruth Munson and Grace Laux.
Services at: Evangelical Free Church, Franklin, Nebraska
Time of Service: Monday, November 3, 2008 at 10:00AM
Clergy: Rev. Neil Kloppenborg and Rev. David Johnson
Burial: Macon Union Cemetery, Macon, Nebraska
Memorials to: Donor's Choice
Visitation: 1PM to 8PM Sunday, November 2, 2008 at Hutchins Funeral Home
Funeral Home: Hutchins Funeral Home, 1402 M Street P.O. 252, Franklin, Nebraska 68939 308