Edward P. McLaughlin Sr.

Dec. 24, 1915 July 10, 2013

Edward P. McLaughlin Sr. was born into eternal life Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at age 97.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy (nee Wachholz), and his son, Michael.

He was the loving father of Edward Jr. (special friend June Brueck), Thomas (Karen), Susan (James) Wegner, James, Jean (Vincent) Eskau and Jeffrey (Janet); father-inlaw of Sherri McLaughlin; and proud grandpa of 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 5 p.m. funeral service Sunday, July 14, at the Schmidt & Bartelt-A.A. Schmidt & Sons Funeral Home, N84W17937 Menomonee Ave., Menomonee Falls. Burial will be at St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. James Catholic Church or the American Cancer Society are appreciated.

A special thanks to all the staff at the Arboretum and Community Memorial Hospital for all their care of Ed.

Schmidt & Bartelt-A.A. Schmidt & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services in Menomonee Falls is serving the family. For more information, call 251-3630 or visit online at