Kenneth J. McLaughlin

Kenneth J. McLaughlin, 83, of Ambler, Montgomery County, passed away on Friday, Nov. 4, 2011.

Born in Coaldale, he was the son of the late Manus and Salina (Wood) McLaughlin.

He was a graduate of the former Coaldale High School, class of 1946, and a Navy veteran, serving during the Korean War.

He was the beloved cousin of Ann Patterson, of West Chester; uncle of Patricia McHale, of Hometown; Teresa McLaughlin, of Ambler, William McLaughlin of Warminster, Joseph McLaughlin of Jamison and Joan Stoudt of Tamaqua.

Also surviving are many great nieces and nephews.

Service: Memorial service at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 259 Forest Ave., Ambler. Donations in his name may be made to the Make A Wish Foundation, 1054 New Holland Ave., Lancaster, PA. 17601.

The Decker Funeral Home, 216 York Road, Warminister, is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be made online to the family at

Published in Times News on November 8, 2011