Laurence G. Youngbloom, born December 25th 1942, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 25th, 2023 after being surrounded by family. Laurence was married to his high-school sweetheart Sandra Youngbloom and from that union came Lisa and then Eric. Laurence also known as Butch to family and friends was a devoted husband of almost 60 years and wonderful loving father. He proudly served in the Marines and protected the streets of Chicago for many years as a Chicago police officer where he later retired. Laurence was also a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Chicago Lodge No. 7 and the Office of Emergency Management & Communications. He will truly be missed.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife Sandra Youngbloom, Daughter Lisa Cohs (Son-In-Law Dave Cohs), Granddaughter Valerie Cohs, Grandson Dylan Cohs, Son Eric Youngbloom (Daughter-In-Law Robin Youngbloom), Granddaugther Ashleigh Youngbloom, Sister Karen Stetina (Late Brother-In-law Kenneth Stetina) Nephew Kent Stetina, Niece Karrie Stetina Hasche, Robert Sloan Brother-in-law (Cathy Sloan) and Niece Samantha Sloan.