MELVIN LAUGHERY, 81, of Fontanelle (Svcs. 11/18/13)


November 17th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

MELVIN LAUGHERY, 81, of Fontanelle, died Thu., Nov. 14th, at the Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic. Funeral services for MELVIN LAUGHERY will be held on Monday, November 18, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the Fontanelle United Methodist Church with burial in the Fontanelle Cemetery.  Steen Funeral Home in Fontanelle has the arrangements.

Pastors Jerry Hoff and Cathy Nutting officiate the service.  A luncheon will be held at the church following the committal services at the cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 17th, at the Steen Funeral Home in Fontanelle from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with the family greeting friends from 4 to 6 p.m.  Online condolences may be left to the family at

Memorials may be directed to the Melvin Laughery memorial fund to be established by the family at a later date.

MELVIN LAUGHERY is survived by:

His wife: Janice Laughery of Fontanelle

His Children: Connie Tews (and husband John) of Guthrie Center. Doug Laughery of Greenfield. Judy Sorensen (and husband Jeff) of Topeka, Kansas.  Kathy Thompson (and husband Tom) of Fontanelle.

Brother: Lyle Laughery (and wife Carol) of Guthrie Center

9 Grandchildren

10 Great Grandchildren