Category Archives: Tribute

Sail On, Sailor

John Thomas Laughlin, 60-year resident of Williston Park, NY, died on March 3, 2013, in Hospice at the Tuttle Center. John was born on December 2, 1925, to James Loughlin and the former Mary Mulligan, both relatively recent immigrants from … Continue reading

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Stuff My Dad Says

Father’s Day is fast approaching. A fellow Face-Booker has a site which is a bit more colorfully-named than this post’s title, but seems to be in a similar spirit. To honor the day – and my dad – I thought … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Dad!

My dad turned 85 last week, which for him, is probably cause for more than the usual celebration, since no one else in his family was lucky enough to live that long. He was the youngest of five children, most … Continue reading

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