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Bruce Laughton
June 6, 1928 - January 18, 2016
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<div itemprop="description">Laughton, Dr. Bruce K.B. <br /><br />Passed away peacefully at Trillium Centre on Monday, January 18th, 2016 in his 88th year. He is survived by his wife Doris Laughton (n&eacute;e Aiken), of Kingston, his children Barbara and Roger of the United Kingdom, his grandchildren Thomas, Martin and Helena, and his step-son John A. Brebner of Ottawa. <br /><br />Dr. Laughton taught Art History at Queen's University in Kingston from 1971 until his retirement in 2004. He was Head of the Queen&rsquo;s Art Department from 1983 to 1988 and authored several scholarly works in his lifetime on British artists including William Coldstream, The Euston Road School and Philip Wilson Steer. <br /><br />Cremation has taken place. A family gathering and interment of ashes will be held in the spring. Arrangements in care of the ROBERT J. REID &amp; SONS FUNERAL HOME &ldquo;The Chapel on the Corner&rdquo; 309 Johnson Street, Kingston. As expressions of sympathy, please consider a donation to the Alzheimer Society in memory of Dr. Laughton.</div>