Patrick ‘Timothy’ McLaughlin

Patrick “Timothy” McLaughlin, 63, of Shunk, Pa., passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019. He was born on August 21, 1955 in Clearfield, a son of John McLaughlin and Mary (Elbell) McLaughlin. Tim was the husband of the late Gertrude “Kitty” McLaughlin. He was a water company truck driver and a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served 19 years, including during the Vietnam War. Tim was a member of the American Legion Post 945 in Canton, and an NRA member.

Tim is survived by his sisters, Paula (Ted) Bowser, of Lake Mary, Fla.; Susan Hamilton of Trout Run; Julie (Bob) McDonald, of Jacksonville, Fla.; a brother, Jeremy McLauglin, of Canada; several nieces and nephews; three grandchildren, Debbie, Dal and Jennifer; and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, brother, James McLaughlin and sister, Lisa Baker.

In keeping with Tim’s wishes, there will be no services. Memorial contributions may be made in his name to a charity of one’s choosing. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield is assisting the family.