Lola Katherine Laing, 93, of Waxhaw, NC, formerly of West Falls, NY;went to be with our Lord on May 19, 2013. Born in Hamburg, NY on January 4, 1920 to Albert and Emma Sauer, Lola was the youngest of six children. She was married to Orvis K. Laing, Sr. on July 20, 1939. Though Lola was small in stature, she had a large passion for life and living. Preceded in death by her adoring husband, Orvis, of 65 years and a precious granddaughter Jennifer Mary.
Lola leaves a loving legacy: sons, Larry (Gretel) of West Falls, NY; and Orvis “Bud” (Marge) of Springville, NY; daughters, Linda (John) of Lake Wylie, SC; and Sandi (Glen) of Waxhaw, NC; ten grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
Offerings of remembrance can be made to Harris Hospice Unit, In Memory of Lola Laing -Rememberance Wall, P.O. Box 33549, Charlotte, NC 28233 or online at HYPERLINK "http://www.presbyterian.org/hospice" www.presbyterian.org/hospice
The family is being served by Palmetto Funeral Home and Crematory of Fort Mill, SC.