t Robert B. Laughlin, 86, passed away Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, at home surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Louise (Curtiss); daughters, Pam (John) Antczak and DeeDee (Dave) Murnan; and son, Curt (Jean) Laughlin.

Dear grandfather of Johnny (Stacey) Antczak, Jason (Carrie) Antczak, Jessica (Bill) Boone, Jillian (Sean) Jelinek, Curtiss Laughlin, Carrie (John) Ball, Christopher (fianc Meagan) Laughlin.

Dear great-grandfather of Duke and Audrey, Bailey and Cole, Madison and Jalen.

Beloved brother of Gladys Egler and Virginia Norman. An uncle to Sue, Joyce, Dan and Jon.

Loving son of the late Loy and Florence Laughlin of Newcomerstown, where he grew up and attended school, participating in football and basketball, graduating in 1944.

He served in the Navy during World War II.

A memorial service took place Nov. 11, 2011, at the Christ United Methodist Church, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Valerie Stultz officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the Hospice Services of SWG, 18659 Drake Road, Strongsville, OH 44136.

The Addy Funeral Home in Newcomerstown is handling the arraignments.