James P. McLaughlin - Cumberland

James P. McLaughlin - Cumberland

James P. McLaughlin, 74, of Providence, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the Cherry Hill Nursing Home, Johnston.

Born in Providence, raised in Cumberland, he was the son of the late John and Helen (Slattery) McLaughlin. He resided in Providence and Johnston.

Mr. McLaughlin was a certified nursing assistant for Orchard View Manor for many years.

He leaves his one brother, Joseph M. McLaughlin of Boston; his three sisters, Joan Dunayer of Martha's Vineyard, Kathleen Rodriguez of Connecticut, and Patricia McLaughlin Slattery of Lincoln; as well as several nieces and nephews, and his cousins, the Costello and Moran families. He also leaves his dear friend, Carmela. He was the brother of the late John C. McLaughlin of Sherman Oaks, Calif.

A celebration of his life will be held Monday, May 22, with visiting hours from 8:30 to 10:15 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, Hope Street, Providence. Burial will follow in the St. Francis Cemetery, Pawtucket. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Helen McLaughlin Fund, c/o the Memory and Aging Program, Butler Hospital, Dr. Stephen Salloway, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906.

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