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Winifred F. (Myers) McLaughlin

December 23, 1935 ~ March 17, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old
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Winifred McLaughlin Obituary

Winifred F. (Myers) McLaughlin, 88, of Newark, Delaware passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2024.  She was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey on December 23, 1935.

Winifred was employed as a secretary throughout her career.  She attended Holy Angels Church, and enjoyed reading mystery novels, watching classic movies and going out to dinner.  Her greatest pleasure was spending time with her family, especially her beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband of 45 years, Martin X. McLaughlin; her grandson, Zachary McLaughlin; her sister, Connie Tarantino.

Winifred is survived by her children, Sharon Palermo, Martin McLaughlin and wife, Suzanne; her grandchildren, Jessica Palermo, Andrew Palermo (Veronica), Ryan McLaughlin (Alex) and Kyle McLaughlin (Amie); her great grandchildren, Colin, Conor, Payton, Kennedy and Parker.  She is also survived by her sister, Diane Setting (Charles); her brother, Ken Brown; along with her nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to visit at Holy Angels Church, 82 Possum Park Road, Newark on Wednesday, March 27 from 10:00 – 11:15AM.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30AM, immediately followed by interment in All Saints Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Winifred may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (

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March 27, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
Holy Angels Church
82 Possum Park Road
Newark, DE 19711

Mass of Christian Burial
March 27, 2024

11:30 AM
Holy Angels Church
82 Possum Park Road
Newark, DE 19711

Interment following Mass
March 27, 2024

All Saints Cemetery
6001 Kirkwood Highway
Wilmington, DE 19808


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856


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