Michael Clyde McLaughlin
June 13, 1951 - February 24, 2011
Michael Clyde McLaughlin lost his battle with pancreatic cancer at 7:54 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011.
Mike “Papa” McLaughlin was born June 13, 1951 in Carthage, Ill. to Dean and Mary McLaughlin.
He is survived by his brother, Robert McLaughlin; sister, Theresa Aindhart; niece, Molly Aindhart; sons and daughters, Chad and Nicole in Illinois, Renee and Jaimie Beran, along with their children, JJ “Gorgeous George” and Kayle “Smudgy,” Joanne and Aaron Woolford, along with their children, Deisha “Squeako,” Anna “Animaniac” and Arianna “Hillbilly,” and Charles McDowell and his children, Autumn, Logan and Nathan, and his girlfriend Debbie Augustinovich.
Mr. McLaughlin was an amazing man and everyone that knew him loved and respected him to the fullest; he was a loving father and grandfather and a devoted friend. He will be missed by one and all, writes his family.
Services were at 10 a.m., March 4 at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd., Phoenix.
The family requests memorial donations in Mr. McLaughlin’s name to be made to cancer research.