October 2, 1935 - January 20, 2012
Age 76, of Minkel Rd., Strykersville, died January 20, 2012 at the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw.
He was born October 2, 1935 in Buffalo, son of the late James R. and Mary Carmody McLaughlin, Sr.. James was employed for many years as a construction worker for Oak Grove Construction in Elma and was a member of the Laborer’s Local #210 in Buffalo. He was a veteran of the US Army and enjoyed woodcutting and his cats.
Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Claudia Prince McLaughlin; his children, Charles (Linda) McLaughlin of Conesus Lake, Patricia (Matthew) Matteson of Folsomdale, James R. (Cindy) McLaughlin, III of Sanborn; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; his siblings, Mary Langendorfer of East Aurora, Joseph (Pam) McLaughlin of Angelica, Michael (Renee) McLaughlin of Holland; his sister-in-law, Elaine McLaughlin of East Aurora; several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Victor McLaughlin.
Friends may call Sunday 1 – 3 PM at Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw. Services will be private. Private burial will be in Wales Hollow Cemetery, Wales, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
January 22, 2012 : Calling Hours for James R. McLaughlin, II - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM