Friday, January 6, 2017 ~ 10:00 a.m.
First Christian Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Greenwood Memorial Cemetery ~ Greenwood, Nebraska
Thursday, January 5, 2017 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska
American Legion #129 Auxiliary, VFW #9776 Auxiliary, or First Christian Church, Ashland, NE.
Dorothy E. Laughlin, 96, of Ashland, NE, died Monday, January 2, 2017 at Oxbow Living Center in Ashland, NE. She was born July 5, 1920 in Storm Lake, IA to Gunnard and Carrie (Asphalm) Johnson. Dorothy attended Albert City Public School. On June 24, 1938, she was married to Myron Warren Laughlin. Dorothy was the head cook at Ashland-Greenwood Schools until her retirement.
Dorothy enjoyed baking, sewing, quilting, reading, and most of all spending time with her family. She was a member of the American Legion #129 Auxiliary, VFW #9776 Auxiliary, First Christian Church, and the First Christian Ladies.
She is survived by children: Allen (Berniece) Laughlin of Platte City, MO, Michael (Sharon) Laughlin of Ashland; Tacie (Harold) DeBrie of Greenwood; 16 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, and 21 great-great-grandchildren; brothers: Roy Johnson and Donald Johnson; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by husband Myron Laughlin; special friend Floyd Smith; sons and daughters-in-law: Larry and Sue Laughlin, Dan and Bev Laughlin; brothers: William Johnson and George Johnson; great-granddaughter Nicole Schmidt; and great-grandson Michael Townsend.