Eugene F. Lauer, 83
Eugene was born October 4, 1930 in Racine, the son of Mathias and Josephine (Scholzen) Lauer . He lived in the Racine area all his life until recently moving to Minocqua to retire at the lake. He graduated from Washington Park High School. Eugene was united in marriage with Zonna Olsen on September 23, 1950. After serving in the National Guard, he became a cabinet maker, a carpenter, and later owned his own construction company.
He enjoyed woodworking and fishing. Eugene is survived by his three daughters: Holly Lauer, Plover; Melissa Lauer, Janesville; Susan (David) Haake, Colfax. Two grandchildren: Katherine (Patrick) Hayes and Robert Haake. One great granddaughter Greta Hayes.
Other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by Zonna, his wife of 59 years, his parents, and two brothers. Online condolences may be
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