Laing, Marlan L., 88, of Anthony, died February 9, 2013. He was born October 8, 1924 on the family farm west of Anthony, where he farmed most of his life. Marlan married Barbara Turrentine in 1943. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Hazel Laing; wife, Barbara (Turrentine) Laing; brothers, Archie and Bill Laing; and sister, Dorothy Burkholder. Survivors include his children: Charles Laing of Wichita, Judy and Larry Colglazier of Emporia, Susan and Gary Stevens of Anthony, Debbie and Gary Smith of Wichita; sister, Norma and Wilmer Stewart of Newton; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren. Funeral Services are at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Prairie Rose Funeral Home in Anthony. Burial will follow in Forest Park Cemetery in Anthony. Memorials in memory of Marlan may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Prairie Rose Funeral Homes, Inc., 602 E. Main St., Anthony, KS, 67003, is in charge of arrangements.www.prairierose