Laughery, Andrew Wesley (1912-1929)

Funeral services were held for Andrew W. Laughery, son of Mr. and Mrs Thomas Laughery of Fourtown, Wednesday, November 27 at 10 a.m. at Fourtown, Rev. Anderson Officiating.

The deceased who was 17 years old at the time of his death, which occurred Sunday November 24 and was caused by an accidental gunshot, lived with his parents east of Fourtown.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Laughery; one brother, Charles and two sisters, Mrs. Frank Hoffman and Mrs. John O’Brien of Shilling. Interment took place in the Saint Olaf Cemetery at Grygla.

Andrew Laughery, 16, was with a friend, Clifford Evans, northwest of Red Lakes when a 30-30 gun slipped and the bullet entered under Laughery’s jaw and came out the top of his head.

He was born July 1, 1912.

From Find A Grave Memorial # 38859249

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky