|Birth: ||Apr. 4, 1929|
Crow Wing County
|Death: ||May 23, 2004|
ROBBINSDALE -- George "Shogg" Wesley Laughton, 75, Perry Lake Township, died May 23, 2004, at North Memorial Medical Center, Robbinsdale.
He was born April 4, 1929, in Perry Lake Township to George W. and Ruth Elma (Doust) Laughton Sr. He was a retired heavy equipment operator with 30 years of service. He was a member of Operating Engineers of America Local 49. He served as a Perry Lake Township supervisor.
He is survived by his wife, Lois, Perry Lake Township; two sons and daughter-in-law, David and Judy Laughton, Sartell, and Dale Laughton, Richfield; five daughters and sons-in-law, Audrey and Wayne Compton, Duluth, Sylvia and Curt Hoge, Aitkin, Gayle and Kip Williams, Scappoose, Ore., Kathy Laughton, Duluth, and Elaine and Jeff Compton, Nisswa; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Edgar and Rose Laughton, Rochester, Joseph and Rose Laughton, Rochester; five sisters and brothers-in-law, Shirley and Steve Evans, Crosby, Virginia and Joel Torgerson, Crosby, Margie and Robert Horner, Deerwood, Evelyn Saumier, Ironton, and Lillian Roxberg, Ironton; 22 grandchildren and several stepgrandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Robert Laughton; one brother, Albert Laughton; and one sister, Ruth James.
Services will be held on Thursday, May 27, 2004, at 2 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crosby with the Rev. Paul Mattson officiating. Burial will be in Pinewood Cemetery, Crosslake.
Visitation is Wednesday, May 26, from 4-8 p.m. at Koop Funeral Home in Crosby and one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday.
The Brainerd Dispatch Daily
Wednesday, May 26, 2004
George Wesley Laughton (1886 - 1987)
Ruth Alma Doust Laughton (1904 - 1986)
Robert Wesley Laughton (1946 - 1953)*
Crow Wing County
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Record added: Sep 11, 2009
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