John Joseph McLaughlin

John Joseph McLaughlin

John Joseph McLaughlin, 67, of Anna, died Friday, June 25, 2021, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.

He was born on May 23, 1954, in Chicago, the son of Robert and Dorothy McLaughlin. 

He married Amie McLaughlin on Oct. 29, 2013. 

Mr. McLaughlin is survived by his wife, Amie, of Anna; sisters Mary Ann Grabowski, Kathy McLaughlin and Peggy Wilkins; a brother, Michael McLaughlin; numerous nieces and nephews; other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

He served in the U.S. Army. He worked for Lufthansa Airline in Chicago for many years. 

He had three dogs and one cat that he rescued and he loved them all very much. John had many wonderful friends whom he loved dearly. 

His wishes were for his body to be donated for cancer research. His hope was to help ensure that no one else would have to go through the same illness. 

There will be no services held at this time. 

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.

The Gazette-Democrat

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Anna, Illinois 62906
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