McLaughlinDec 4, 2005 - Dec 23, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY Elizabeth Kathleen "Ellie Kate" McLaughlin was born December 4, 2005, and went to be with her Lord and Savior December 23, 2012. Ellie Kate suffered from a rare genetic disorder called NKH. She is survived by her parents, Michael and Ryan Elizabeth McLaughlin; brothers, Conner and Henry; and little sister, Lucy. She is also survived by grandparents, Stanley and Jayme McLaughlin, and Stuart and Debra Tully. She attended Waylond Bonds Elementary and Bridgeway Church. Ellie loved her family. She loved music and dancing. Ellie Kate loved going to school, wrestling with her brothers, and playing with her Beloved Nurse Mindy. She will be dearly missed by many doctors, therapists, nurses, friends, and family. Because of Salvation in Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, we know that we will one day again see our Sweet Girl. On earth, she was a precious Friend, a Daughter, a Sister, a Dancer, and a Missionary. And now, she is complete and whole, and dancing with the angels. Job 1:2, "... The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away. Blessed be the name of the Lord." Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, December 28, 2012, at First Baptist Church of Moore. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery in Norman, OK. Services are under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home and Chapel, Moore, OK.
Published in The Oklahoman on Dec. 26, 2012