Anecita C. "Tessie" McLaughlin

Norwich - Anecita "Tessie" C. McLaughlin of Norwich, died on Dec. 27, 2012, at The William W. Backus Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on March 20, 1955, in Ormoc City, Philippines, the daughter of Teofilo and Soledad (Crebillo) Cabison. Anecita worked most recently at Foxwoods Resort & Casino as a hostess for the past eight years. She enjoyed spending time with her friends and family, especially her four grandchildren.

Anecita is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Wayne McLaughlin of 36 years; her daughter, Christina (McLaughlin) Nocito and her husband, Tony, of New London; her sons, John McLaughlin and his wife, Brittany, of Oakdale, and David McLaughlin of New London. She is also survived by her four grandchildren, Anthony McLaughlin-Lawrence, Tyler, Ava, and Gabriella McLaughlin; by her mother, Soledad; brothers, Aureilo and Proseso; sisters, Maria and Tranquilina from the Philippines; and her neice, Janette Sellers and her husband, Tony, of Idaho.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 31, at Fulton-Theroux Funeral Home, 181 Ocean Ave., New London. Burial will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery, New London. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sunday and on Monday for one hour prior to the service from 9 to 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

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Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service
181 Ocean Ave New London, CT 06320
(860) 443-8355

Published in The Day on Dec. 29, 2012