Wittenberg mourns the loss of football player Miles Laboy, who died Tuesday, a day after a car accident.

Wittenberg’s Miles Laboy laid to rest in Maryland

Laboy died June 28 at Miami Valley Hospital, a day after a car accident on Interstate 75 near Anna, Ohio. Three other Wittenberg football players in the car — Dorian Hunter, Aikili Moseley and Rashon Edwards — were released from the hospital last week.

STORY: Wittenberg Tigers mourn teammate Miles Laboy

Laboy’s obituary describes him as “an amazing young man and a true gentleman whose joy and love for life and for others was evident.”

According to the obituary, Laboy is survived by his parents, Michael Antoni Laboy, Sue Ann Anastasia Applewhite; a sister, Danielle Kristian Hines; brother and best friend, Nicholas Alexander Laboy; grandmother, Carol Earline Gittens; uncles, Orlando Laboy and Cassius Gittens and aunts Kerra Hayes, Lynette Gittens-Maccow and Lucretia Cole. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Marga Anne Laboy.

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