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C. Frederick Lau Sr.

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January 06, 2022

Clare Frederick Lau Sr., age 81, of Norwalk, passed away Thursday, January 6, 2022 at Stein Hospice Care Center.

He was born April 8, 1940 in Norwalk to the late Carl S. and Clara (Landoll) Lau. He was a graduate of St. Paul High School and the Police Academy. He was a retired detective and police captain with the Norwalk Police Department. He was also an engineering technician at the former ACMI in Norwalk. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn (Wise) Lau; children, Kelli (Doug) Cross, Charles (Ann) Lau and Carl Lau; daughter-in-law, Lisa Lau; grandchildren, Cody Lau, Chris Lau, Victoria Lau, Ashley Lau, Brandon Lau, Dylan Lau, Zach Lau, Charlie Lau Jr., Brooke Lau, and Tiffany Lau; and numerous great-grandchildren; brother, Dennis Lau; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his 1st wife, Margaret (Mitchell) Lau; and son, C. Fred Lau Jr.; and a brother, Carl Lau.

A celebration of life gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main Street, Norwalk, OH 44857 or it’s Shrine of the Sorrowful Mother fund.

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Clare Frederick Lau Sr., age 81, of Norwalk, passed away Thursday, January 6, 2022 at Stein Hospice Care Center.

He was born April 8, 1940 in Norwalk to the late Carl S. and Clara (Landoll) Lau. He was a graduate of St. Paul High School and the Police Academy. He was a retired detective and police captain with the Norwalk Police Department. He was also an engineering technician at the former ACMI in Norwalk. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn (Wise) Lau; children, Kelli (Doug) Cross, Charles (Ann) Lau and Carl Lau; daughter-in-law, Lisa Lau; grandchildren, Cody Lau, Chris Lau, Victoria Lau, Ashley Lau, Brandon Lau, Dylan Lau, Zach Lau, Charlie Lau Jr., Brooke Lau, and Tiffany Lau; and numerous great-grandchildren; brother, Dennis Lau; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his 1st wife, Margaret (Mitchell) Lau; and son, C. Fred Lau Jr.; and a brother, Carl Lau.

A celebration of life gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main Street, Norwalk, OH 44857 or it’s Shrine of the Sorrowful Mother fund.

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Dave & Kathy Harp

Norwalk, OH, United States
January 08, 2022

We hope you find peace and comfort in your time of grief. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers, and that we are sharing in your sorrow. ... We send prayers and support to you and your family during this difficult time. Please accept our deepest sympathies to you and your family.

Anita kraft

Norwalk, OH
January 07, 2022

Marilyn, I’m sorry to hear of Fred’s passing. My sympathies to you and Fred’s family.

Marilyn Kamm

New London, OH, usa
January 07, 2022

I am so sad to hear about Fred. He was loved so very much and will be missed. My sincere sympathy to you Marilyn and his family. You are in my prayers.

Judy Lesch

January 07, 2022

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. We were so blessed to have lived across the street from Fred and Marilyn- he was a special man and we will miss him dearly. He was my neighbor-in-law - I will miss my adopted Neighbor in-law - love and hugs

Russ & Darlene Deeble

Norwalk, OH
January 06, 2022

We are so sorry to hear of Fred's death. He always had such a great sense of humor. Saying Xtra prayers for you and your family. Hugs