John was a man that loved to spend time with his family, whether it was going to a picnic, birthday party or just working around the farm. He also enjoyed his garden, tinkering with tractors, and his farm life.
John worked for many years of his life as a heavy equipment operator. Many will also remember him for his wonderful smile and pleasant manner as a greeter at Walmart.
He was a member of St. Philip Catholic Church in Crossingville.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Donna, in 2017; and two sons, Steven and John McLaughlin.
Survivors include a daughter, Lorrie (John) Kalicky of Albion; two sons, Greg (Karen) McLaughlin, of Edinboro, and Michael (Dan) McLaughlin, of Columbus, Ohio; a sister, Mildred Remek, of Florida; also 5 grandchildren, James, Kimberly, Alex, Andrew and Greg.
Friends may call at the Glunt Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 210 Erie Street, Edinboro, on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 2 to 5 p.m. A service will be held there on Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
Burial of ashes will be in St. James Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org/donate), or American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202. To send condolences please visit www.gluntfuneralhome.com.