Christopher Alan McLaughlin

Christopher Alan McLaughlin passed away suddenly in Naples, Fla., on Friday, Sept. 21, 2012.

Chris was born Nov. 10, 1945, in Presque Isle, Maine, and was the son of the late Donald A. McLaughlin Sr. and Anna F. McLaughlin. He attended school in Fort Fairfield, Maine, and lived in various locations in Connecticut at different times.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 27 years, Anne McLaughlin of Lecanto, Fla.; two sons, Christopher McLaughlin Jr. of Coventry and Jeffrey McLaughlin of Willimantic; five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and a brother, Donald McLaughlin of Windsor; a sister, Marilyn McLaughlin of Niantic; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, James McLaughlin.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Potter Funeral Home, 456 Jackson St., Willimantic, followed by a reception at the Elks Lodge, 198 Pleasant St., Willimantic.

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Funeral Home

Potter Funeral Home
456 Jackson Street Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 423-2211

Published in Journal Inquirer from Oct. 9 to Oct. 13, 2012