March 3, 1928 - July
Leva McLaughlin, a
lifelong resident of Waukesha, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016,
at Muskego Health Care Center at the age of 88. She was born on March 3,
1928, the daughter of Joseph and Antoinne Caracci.
Leva married the
love of her life, Charles McLaughlin, on October 1, 1955. She was a
longtime member of St. Mary Catholic Church.
Leva will be missed
by her children, Chuck McLaughlin and Linda Bork; son-in-law, Brad
Gamroth; grandchildren, Andrew (Maggie) Bork, Jason McLaughlin, Jessica
McLaughlin, Josiah (Charis) Gamroth, Jonathan (Fiancé Emily) Gamroth
and Rebecca Gamroth; great-granddaughters, Evelynn McLaughlin and Chloe
Bork; and brothers, Louis (Nettie), Joe and Dominic.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles; daughter Jean Gamroth; and brothers Rocco, James, Albert and Lawrence.
The visitation for
Leva will be held on Wednesday, July 20, at St. Mary Catholic Church,
225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186, from 9:00 a.m. until the time
of the 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment will follow at
St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. The Rev. Howard Haase will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials in Leva’s name are preferred to St. Mary Catholic Church
(see address above).
& Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is
serving the family. For the online obituary or to leave a condolence,
please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com or call 262-542-6609.