50th Anniversary: Don and Marlene Laughlin
Don and Marlene Laughlin recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Their five children, David Laughlin, Scott Laughlin, Donna Miller, James Laughlin and Matthew Laughlin and many grandchildren gathered at a house in Lake Tahoe, Nev., for the occasion.
The Laughlins were married June 11, 1960, at the Saron Lutheran Church in Milwaukee Wis. After graduation from The University of Wisconsin, Don worked in the high technology industry for 32 years, then in the financial services industry for 15 years. The couple has lived in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Utah, California and Arizona. They moved to Prescott Valley in 2006 where Don retired. They now keep busy with volunteer activities at Trinity Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley and with the Mingus Mountain Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.