Patrick J. McLaughlin

  • Born: September 23, 1926
  • Died: November 3, 2019
  • Location: Wilmington (Formerly Sharon Hill), Delaware

Cavanagh Family Funeral Home

301 Chester Pike
Norwood, PA 19074

Tel. (610) 532-3120

Tribute & Message From The Family


Patrick J. McLaughlin, 93 of Wilmington (formerly Sharon Hill) passed away Nov. 3, 2019 at the Wilmington Hospital. He was born Sept. 23, 1926 in Philadelphia to the late Robert & Annie (Kane) McLaughlin.

Pat served in the Army during the time of the Korean War. He also worked for the Home Insurance Company for 30 years as an insurance adjuster.
Pat was the proud owner of Pat's deli in south west Philadelphia for 34 years. He enjoyed long car rides and more recently long walks in his wheelchair with his devoted caregiver and son Brian. He was an avid fan of tv including Judge Judy and Cops.

Survivors include his loving wife of 61 years Mary (Glatthorn). Loving father to Kevin (Jill), Brian and Kathy. Predeceased by oldest son Patrick Jr in 1996. He was also the very proud grandfather to Joshua Fedalen, Brianna and Noah McLaughlin . Pat came from a very large family of eight brothers and sisters all who have pre-deceased him. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews

All services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Pat's name may be made to: St. Jude Children's hospital at www.stjude.org