- Laura Jean Lulay passed from this life to eternal life 12/26/17
peacefully surrounded by
her loving children.
was born July 1st, 1929
to Lawrence and Cecilia Wurdinger in Olds, Alberta Canada. With
her twin brother, Lawrence they became part of a large family
which included Brother:
Ralph; sisters: Monica Steffens, Edna GrosJaques, Shirley
Griener; brother: Howard, and sister, Marge, all greeted her at
heaven’s door except for her twin.
family moved to Mt Angel after leaving Canada and she spent her
formative years there and met and married the love of her life,
Francis. They married on
Sept 25, 1948, at which time they started a family and a
She was a devoted mother to her 11 Children.
Karen Thomas(Rick), Deloris Boitz(deceased), Elaine, Alan(Lori), Gail
Koenig(David), Peggy Wietman(Mark), Steven (Ronelle), Melvin, Lori
Hartman(Kevin), Frances(Kristy) and Sharon Lulay, she has 34 grandchildren and 59 great-grandchildren.
raising their family they owned and operated North Santiam Sand
and Gravel. They had a busy social life that went along with
their business. They were members of St. Mary’s Catholic Church
of Mt Angel and Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in
was a homemaker where she canned all through the season and she
loved sewing, golfing, and playing cards. She and Francis loved
fishing on their boat “The Laura Jean” and she lived a full
life and was loved by many.
of Rosary will be on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 10:30 am
followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am both at St.
Mary’s Catholic Church in Mt. Angel. Interment will be in
Calvary Cemetery, Mt. Angel. Serving the family, North Santiam
Funeral Service, Stayton.