John E. Laughlin

John E. Laughlin

September 30, 1938 – June 16, 2021

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Elaine Laughlin; parents, Bernard and Irene Laughlin; brothers, Bud, Gerald, Jerome and Bobby; sisters, Jean Eitzen, Rose Korshoj, and Teresa Christensen.

He is survived by his children: Kellie Rossow (Walter) of Livingston, TX, Jeffrey (Mary) of Omaha, NE, Kara Prather (Joe) of Baytown, TX, and David (Maricel) of Vicenza, Italy; grandchildren: Erik, Britini, Jessa, Trevor, Gracee, Domingo, Antonia, Nina, Lilly, Ben, Sydnie, Laine and Sabella; great-grandchildren: Kayden, Christian, Carson, Marisol, Amelia, Aliyah and Noah; brother, Pat Laughlin, sisters, Lois Luddington and Helen Robinson; and many other family members.

The family will receive friends on Monday, June 21st from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm.  MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Tuesday, June 22nd at 11:30am, St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 5801 Oak Hills Drive.  Interment with military honors: Resurrection Cemetery.

To view live broadcasts of the Vigil Service and Mass, please go to and click the “View Live Cast” button on our home page.



  • Jim and Avis eitzen Posted June 18, 2021 3:46 pm

    What a great guy , he will be missed greatly.

  • Barbars walters Posted June 20, 2021 1:57 pm

    Condolences to the family

  • Irene Hunt Posted May 22, 2022 5:11 pm

    Just saw where John passed away almost a year ago. I hadn’t talked to him for so long and started to search on line to see if he might have passed. We had so many long chats talking about the day’s back in Shen and Imogene. Miss those chats and the laughs we had. My sincere condolences!

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