John was the cherished son of the late Charles E. and Kathleen H. (Coulter) McLaughlin, dear brother of Roberta Gregory, William R. McLaughlin, Charles E. McLaughlin, Jr., James C. McLaughlin all of Wilmington and Kathleen F. Johnson & her husband John of AL, loving uncle of Candice and Andrew Johnson of AL. John is also survived by many cousins and dear friends.
Family and friends will gather for Visitation at Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave., (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Tuesday, September 1st from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. A Graveside Service will take place at Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington on Wednesday, September 2nd at 10:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in John’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. John was employed for many years at Napa Auto Parts.