Laura Evelyn Troup (1923-2015)

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Laura Evelyn Troup Baughman
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Born: 14 Nov 1923 Harbor Springs, Michigan
Died: 16 Feb 2015 Harbor Springs, Michigan
Father: Voight Worden Troup
Mother: Frances Olive Sheffield
Siblings: Laura Evelyn Troup
Lillian Louise Troup
Eileen Irata Troup
Spouse: Clarence R. Baughman
Married: 10 Dec 1945 Emmet co., Michigan
Children: Sharon Baughman
Kathy Baughman
Alan Baughman


Petoskey News-Review, Wednesday, February 18, 2015:

Laura E. Baughman

Laura E. Baughman of Harbor Springs passed away February 16, 2015 at Bay Bluffs Medical Care Facility.

She was born on November 14, 1923 in Harbor Springs to Voight and Frances (Sheffield) Troup. She was a graduate of Harbor Spring High School. She married Clarence Baughman on December 19, 1945. He passed away in 2005.

She was the longtime secretary for the Wequetonsing Association. Upon retirement she and Clarence spent their winters in Florida. Laura was an avid golfer, loved to play cards and the piano. She spent many days hunting and fishing with her husband. Her greatest joy and pastime were her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Laura is survived by two daughters, Sharon Meyer of Harbor Springs and Kathy duBois (Bob) of Palm Harbor Florida and a son Alan Baughman (Charice) of Harbor Springs. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews .

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Lillian Waugh and Eileen Washburn and a still-born daughter.

A graveside service will be held on Friday May 15th at 2:00 PM at Lakeview Cemetery in Harbor Springs.

Arrangements are being made through Schiller Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at


  • Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
Baughman, Clarence R. & Troup, Laura
Date of Marriage: 12/19/1945
Liber: 5
Folio: 15
  • Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
Date of Death: 2/16/2015
Liber: 2015
Folio: 071E
Place of Death: Harbor Springs, MI
Name: Baughman, Laura E. (Troup)
Date of Birth: 11/14/1923
Date of Death: 02/16/2015
Cemetery: Lakeview, Harbor Springs
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