Patrick James Laux of Salem, Oregon passed away on Sunday, December 20, 2020 at the age of 23 years old.
Patrick was born on October 23, 1997 to Mark Laux and Roberta Rash in Silverton, Oregon. He was the youngest of three children.
Patrick was educated in the Salem-Keizer schools. He graduated from Sprague High School in 2016. Patrick participated in the Community Transition Program for the next three years. During his years at Micah, he had the opportunity to experience a wide assortment of jobs. Patrick’s favorite job was working at Meals on Wheels. Patrick became a confident young man during this time.
Patrick was all about his family, he especially enjoyed spending time with them watching American Ninja Warriors and Dancing with the Stars. He and his Mom would pick contestants for friendly competition with each other, which Pat usually won. He was very intuitive and sensitive about other’s feelings. All who met Pat quickly came to love him for the sweet person he was because he was a beautiful soul with a big heart. Our hearts are broken by his passing.
Patrick was preceded in death by his grandparents Robert and Clovalea Duda and John Laux. He is survived by his parents Mark Laux and Roberta Rash Kevin, his brother Bryan, his sister Nicole and his niece Charlotte.
The family would like to thank the caregivers of Senior Helpers. Beyond the day-to-day care of Patrick, they provided kindness to him during his last week.
Services are Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service. The rosary will be said at 10:30 with a service immediately following.
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So very sorry to hear about Patrick's passing. My thought and prayers are with you during this difficult time.