Andrew Wilson McLaughlin

January 23, 1943 - April 19, 2019
Andrew Wilson McLaughlin

Andrew Wilson “Buddy” McLaughlin, 76, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019 at Wheeling Hospital.

He was born January 23, 1943, the son of Rosalie (Farley) McLaughlin and the late Clifford McLaughlin. Buddy retired as a fire fighter from the City of Moundsville Fire department and worked as an electrician for Earl Collins Electric. He was a member of the Country Campers and the Mound View Twirlers.

Buddy is survived by his loving wife, of 37 years, Gloria Wade McLaughlin; three daughters, Karen LeMasters of So. Dakota, Patsy (Sam) Taylor of Moundsville and Michelle(Craig) Pekula of Moundsville; one step-son, Scotty (Laura) Richmond of Chardon, OH; one sister, Judy (Dale) Allen of Flor.; six grandchildren, one great-grandson and best friend, his Yorkie, Kayla.

Family and friends will be received Friday, May 3, 2019 at Ash Avenue Church of God, 127 Ash Avenue, for a memorial gathering from 10 am until time of service at 11 am.

Memorial contributions may be made to Marshall County Animal Shelter by clicking here.

Condolences may be left to the family at carechapel.com.


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  • April 22, 2019
    Sylvia Mitchell says:
    Buddy was always a kind-hearted soul. Helping others and sharing friendships with them. He will definitely be missed.

  • April 22, 2019
    Barbara Brown Stern says:
    I met Buddy and his sister when they moved into Moundsville. We all have been friends since ce that time. We attended MHS together. Sending my heartfelt sorrow to Glordia and his children. I pray God will keep his family in his arms and comfort all of you.

  • May 06, 2019
    Earl Reime says:
    Met Buddy at Country Campers will miss him, rest in piece.