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Kerri A. (Broughton) Laing 1954-2016
obit vlc Kerri Laing

LARNED - Kerri A. (Broughton) Laing, 61,died March 21, 2016, at Via Christi St. Francis Hospital, Wichita.  Born Oct. 20, 1954, in Hoisington, she was the daughter of Jack and LaDene Brewer Broughton. A longtime area resident; she worked at the Larned State Hospital.
On Oct. 24, 2004 she married Bryan Elden Laing in Larned.  He survives.
Other survivors include her father, Jack, Dodge City; two sons, Chris Laing, Topeka, and Ryan McQuitty, Burleson, Texas; five daughters, Shawna Wilder, Larned, Chantay Hadley, Emporia, Elisha Halbert, Caldwell, Rachael Bell, Canadian, Texas and Laree Laing, Larned; three brothers, Ronald Broughton, Owasso, Okla., Jack E. Broughton, New Orleans, La., and Kevin Broughton, Winnsboro, Texas; two sisters, LeeAnn Castaneda, Springfield, Mo., and Lisa Broughton, Topeka; 15 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her mother; a brother, Everett Broughton; and a grandson, Jameson McQuitty.
Memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, March 25, at Beckwith Mortuary Chapel with Pastor LeRoy Lyon presiding. Friends may sign the register Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the mortuary.  Cremation has taken place and inurnment will be in the Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery, Fort Dodge, at a later date. Personal condolences may be left at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Beckwith Mortuary *
916 Main; P.O. Box 477
Larned, KS 67550
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, March 23, 2016