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Judy Gail Laughlin

March 9, 1941 - April 10, 2014
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Judy Gail Laughlin of Belleville, IL, born on March 9, 1941, in Festus, MO, passed from this life on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Hospital. Before retiring in 2004, Ms. Laughlin was an English teacher in St. Louis County for forty years. She was a member of the National Education Association, the University of Illinois Alumni Association, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, Shiloh Valley Camping Club, and the Carlyle Sailing Association. She attended Christ United Methodist Church in Fairview Heights and leaves this life with faith firmly rooted in the love and compassion of Jesus. Ms. Laughlin was preceded in death by her parents,...
Judy Gail Laughlin of Belleville, IL, born on March 9, 1941, in Festus, MO, passed from this life on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Hospital.

Before retiring in 2004, Ms. Laughlin was an English teacher in St. Louis County for forty years. She was a member of the National Education Association, the University of Illinois Alumni Association, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, Shiloh Valley Camping Club, and the Carlyle Sailing Association. She attended Christ United Methodist Church in Fairview Heights and leaves this life with faith firmly rooted in the love and compassion of Jesus.

Ms. Laughlin was preceded in death by her parents, Clinton Morly and Martha Elizabeth (nee Marlow) Laughlin; a brother, Charles C. Laughlin; and aunts, Lucille Lefevre and Helen St. Clair.

Surviving are loved ones, Charles "Randy" Monaghan; his children, Lesa (Keith) Sipnick of Naples, FL, Angela Moore of Battle Creek, MI, and Brian (Melissa) Monaghan of Pottersville, MI; his grandchildren, Tori, Kayla, Parker, and Arianna Monaghan, Brice and Dillon Moore, Emily and Noah Sipnick; nephews, G. Charles (Judy) Laughlin and son, Michael Laughlin and Mark E. Laughlin; sister-in-law, Marianna Andersson; half aunt and uncle, Joan and Robert Perry; and the rest of the Monaghan clan, cousins, and treasured friends.

Memorial visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 5 p.m. until time of service at 6:30 p.m. at Valhalla-Gaerdner-Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Pkwy W, Belleville, 62220 with Rev Shane Bishop officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the . Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com.

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"My Aunt Judy was the kind of person that could always make me smile and laugh. I will carry with me lots of good memories of the times I spent with her. My..." Mark Laughlin (Tamarac, FL)

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