A ‘beautiful love tale’: John Laws farewells his ‘princess’ Caroline

A ‘beautiful love tale’: John Laws farewells his ‘princess’ Caroline

By Julie Energy

As veteran broadcaster John Laws arrived during the funeral of their spouse, Caroline, their mate that is old Russell stopped him.

Carefully reaching over, Crowe hugged the 84-year old broadcaster that is 2SM straightened Laws’ coating and did up a few buttons from the radio legend’s coat.

Russell Crowe leans up to hug and do some buttons up on broadcaster John Laws’ coat during the funeral of Caroline Laws on Tuesday. Credit: Peter Rae

The marriage that is 40-year-long Laws and their spouse, Caroline, was a “beautiful love story”, mourners stated during the funeral at St Mark’s Anglican Church in Sydney’s Darling Point on Tuesday.

It began almost 70 years back whenever Laws first came across Caroline, the lady called ‘the princess’ to their audience. She ended up being 11. Laws stated he had been 15.

“She just stopped walking. And believed to me personally. ‘i do believe we love one another. Exactly like that. So we did’, ” Mr Laws published in the near order of solution for the funeral today for Mrs Laws.

Mrs Laws passed away from cancer tumors. She had been 82. She ended up being farewelled by Alan Jones, Laws’ rival regarding the radio, the ‘real Blue” singer John Williamson, previous Prime Minister Paul Keating, 2GB radio’s Ben Fordham and tv presenter Kerri-Anne Kennerley.

Throughout the ongoing solution, Crowe recalled Mrs Laws’ kindness and generosity.

Throughout the full years, Crowe therefore the Laws, who have been neighbors at Woolloomooloo’s Finger Wharf, became “family”, he stated. Mrs Laws organised his son that is first Charles birthday celebration in 2003. He recalled “an ebullient and highly amused Kerry Packer, the media that are former, going to the celebration.

Whenever Crowe informed her he had been likely to phone their 2nd son Tennyson, Mrs Laws asked him why, offered Tennyson ended up being understood for the Charge regarding the Light Brigade. Continue reading “A ‘beautiful love tale’: John Laws farewells his ‘princess’ Caroline”