Shirley Ann (Walters) McLaughlinAugust 21, 1936 ~ September 22, 2017 (age 81)
Shirley Ann McLaughlin, 81, of Fostoria, died Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria.
She was born Aug. 21, 1936, in Bloomville, to Ray and Nellie (Dome) Walters. She married John S. McLaughlin Dec. 19, 1954, in Tiffin, and he died July 5, 2014.
She is survived by a daughter, Patricia McLaughlin of Fostoria; two sons, David (Laura) McLaughlin of Minnesota and John Michael McLaughlin of Risingsun; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Clayton Brewer of Tiffin.
Shirley also was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Judith Kay McLaughlin; a brother, Kenneth Brewer; and a sister, Sylvia McDaniel.
Shirley retired in 1998 as an elementary school teacher at Lowell and Longfellow schools, Fostoria, with more than 30 years of service. She was a 1954 graduate of Columbian High School, Tiffin, and received a bachelor’s degree in education from Bowling Green State University. She was a member of Union United Methodist Church, Ohio Retired Teachers Association, National Education Association and Ohio Education Association.
Graveside services will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at Knollcrest Cemetery, Arcadia, with the Rev. Berry Belknap officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Chapel at Good Shepherd Nursing Home or to a charity of the donor’s choice.