John A. "Ambrose" McLoughlin
ZANESVILLE: John A. "Ambrose" McLoughlin, 68 of Zanesville, died Monday, September 23, 2013 at Genesis Good Samaritan ER following a lengthy illness. He was born Sunday, February 11, 1945 in Zanesville, the son of W. Leo "Mac" McLoughlin and Mary Louise (Hillis) McLoughlin and was Catholic by Faith.
Ambrose was a veteran of the United States Army
and was an avid card player, cook and outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He enjoyed horses and going to auctions and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Ambrose is survived by three children: Cheryl & Wess McCullough, D. Brian McLoughlin and Clairese McLoughlin all of Zanesville; seven grandchildren: Ashley Dodson, Britney & Whitney Hunter, Cameron, Coleson, Bode & Addison McCullough, eight brothers & sisters: Charles & Beverly McLoughlin , Dennis & Sharon McLoughlin, Alan & Diane McLoughlin and Jane Mills all of Zanesville, Martha Watson of Lancaster, Kathleen & John Dinan of Zanesville, Marie & Bill Miller of Lancaster and Virginia Porter of Hopewell; three sisters-in-law: Joan McLoughlin of Zanesville, Shirley Coakley of Newark and Marge McLoughlin of Columbus and numerous nieces and nephews
In addition to his parents, Ambrose was preceded in death by three brothers: Bernard McLoughlin, Patrick McLoughlin, and Paul "Jake" McLoughlin and two infant brothers: Donald & William McLoughlin; two brothers-in-laws: Steve Porter & Robert Mills
Friends may call Thursday, September 26, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Hillis, Combs & Nestor Funeral Home, 935 Forest Avenue, Zanesville. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 AM, Friday, September 27, 2013 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Nashport, with Fr. Donald Franks as celebrant. Burial will follow in Mattingly Settlement Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Hospice & Palliative Care, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, OH 43701 in Ambrose's name. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit www.hilliscombsnestor.com