A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Westgor Funeral Home in Neenah, with the Rev. Clarence Harms officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Neenah.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 10 a.m. Saturday until the service.
A memorial fund has been established.
Condolences may be offered online at www.westgorfuneralhomes.com.
Mr. Vaughter was born May 27, 1918, in Little Rock, Ark., son of the late Tom and Dixie Vaughter. He graduated from Niagara High School in Niagara, Wis., in 1936 and Oshkosh State Teachers College.
He served in the U.S. Navy on North Atlantic duty from 1942 to 1945 as radioman second class on the ship U.S.S. Laramie.
He was married to Marie E. Diestler of Winneconne April 10, 1943, in New York, N.Y. She died in 2011.
He was employed by Neenah Foundry Company in 1939 and retired from the accounting department in 1983. He was a member of the Neenah Foundry’s quarter century club and was a founding officer of the Neenah Foundry credit union.
He was a member of American Legion Neenah Post 33 and took the “Honor Flight” in 2011.
He was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Neenah since 1945, serving one term on the church council, many years as usher and was also a group leader with the Boys Brigade for many years.
Survivors include two sons, Randall, Rainier, Wash., and Jeffrey (Kathryn), Whiting; two daughters, Patricia Hade, St. Paul, Minn., and Pamela (Steven) Fischer, Neenah; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.