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 George J. Hau

George J. Hau

Nebraska, USA
Death 14 Mar 2012 (aged 84)
Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 86861758 · View Source
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son of Joseph and Ruby (Rood) Hau

World War 2 veteran - thank you

George J. Hau, 84, of Waterloo, died Wednesday, March 14, at Windhaven Assisted Living Center, Cedar Falls.

He was born March 10, 1928 in Lindsay, Nebraska, son of Joseph and Ruby Rood Hau. He married Carolyn Shimek on December 26, 1956 in Waterloo. She died March 5, 2003.

George was employed with Engineered Equipment and later was a co-founder and partner of Samson Supply & Manufacturing, retiring in 1985. He was a veteran of WW II, serving in the Army Air Corps.

Survivors include; two sons, Edward (Karen) Hau of Waterloo and Matthew (Jeanie) Hau of Madrid; a daughter, Rachel (Scott) Anderson of Waterloo; five grandchildren, Allison (Josh) Ryan, Lindsey (Keith Downing) Hau, Arabella Hau, Audrey Hau and Joshua Hau; a great granddaughter, Adeline Ryan; and five sisters, Mary Rowe, Jane Harrington and Kathy (Robert) Harrington, all of Nashua, Ruth Garland of St. George, Utah and Dorothy (Myron) Sinnwell of Jobestown, New Jersey.

Preceded in death by: his wife, Carolyn; his parents; and a brother, Robert Hau.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at Queen Of Peace Catholic Church with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, where full military rites will be conducted by Waterloo Amvets Post 19, Evansdale Amvets Post 31 and the Iowa Army Honor Guard. Public visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway, where there will be a 5 p.m. 3rd degree Knights Of Columbus rosary and a 7 p.m. vigil.

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  • Created by: Lynn Schneider
  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86861758
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George J. Hau (10 Mar 1928–14 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86861758, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Lynn Schneider (contributor 46492409) .