Donald Cecil Laughmiller, 94, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 6:30 P.M. on January 9, 2019 at Nature Trail Nursing Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born August 14, 1924 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Marshall Laughmiller and Gladys Lila (Carr) Laughmiller. He married Coral Lee Scott on October 12, 1947. He later married Mary Byram (Norris) Laughmiller on September 14, 1989 at Logan Street Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois. They were blessed with twenty-nine years of marriage.
A visitation will be held from 12:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. Sunday, January 13, 2019 at Newell Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 P.M. at Newell Funeral Home with Brother Alan Smith officiating. Interment will follow full military rites by the American Legion Post #141 and the VFW at Bethel Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Logan Street Baptist Church Buildng Fund.
Call Newell Funeral Home – Mount Vernon at 618-246-0100 or visit newellfuneralhome.com for further information.