The Life of Mrs. Marie H. McLaughlin
Marie Helen (Dennis) McLaughlin, 97, of Greenwich Township, PA, formerly of Chestnut Hill, PA, entered into her eternal life on Sunday, April 23, 2023. She was the widow of Robert E. McLaughlin, whom she married on May 16, 1953 and who died on June 13, 2003.
Born in the Claremont Neighborhood of Jersey City, NJ, Marie was a daughter of the late Ralph A. and Maria H. (Fisher) Dennis, and was a 1943 graduate of Camden Catholic High School, Camden, NJ. Marie worked as a Teacher's Aide for several years at Norwood Academy, Chestnut Hill and the Philadelphia School for the Deaf.
Marie was a devout Catholic and was a long-time member of Our Mother of Consolation Parish, Chestnut Hill, and most recently, St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Kutztown. In her recent years, Marie enjoyed jig-saw puzzles, watching Downton Abbey, and living on her son's farm with the horses, chickens and dogs.
Marie is survived by her three sons, Brendan J., husband of Linda (Ward) McLaughlin, Hudson, FL, Dennis R., husband of Kristen (Cordero) McLaughlin, Greenwich Township, PA, and Kevin J., husband of Tina (Maier) McLaughlin, Collegeville, PA; three grandchildren, Brendan, Karen and Elizabeth Ann; and three great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters, Doris Shaner, Palmyra, NJ, Hazel Thomason, Cherry Hill, NJ, Patricia DiLeonardo, Palmyra, NJ, and Kathleen Urwiler, Maple Shade, NJ; and was predeceased by her two brothers, Ralph Dennis and James Dennis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, 14833 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, with The Reverend John C. Maria as Celebrant. A viewing will be held from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. in the church. Burial in Calvary Cemetery, 235 Matsonford Road, Conshohocken, will take place on Friday, April 28th at 11:00 a.m.
Ludwick Funeral Homes and Cremation Care, Inc., Kutztown, PA is in charge of arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.Ludwickfh.com.