George Timothy McLaughlin
, 73, of Middletown and Vero Beach, Fla., passed on to the Lord on Monday, Feb. 25, 2002, at Otterbein-Lebanon Retirement Community. He
was born in Middletown on Sept. 6, 1928, to parents Richard E. and Thelma (Norris) McLaughlin
.He attended Holy Trinity Grade School and Middletown High School.At Miami University of Oxford, he received a bachelor of science degree in business and became a member of Delta Upsilon Fraternity.
...Mr. McLaughlin began his business career with the Raymond Bag Co. of Middletown, specializing in sales.
was an adventurer who, since childhood, sought the challenges of fly fishing and game bird hunting.He
was a champion at golf and fishing and pursued these sports in Florida, Scotland, Newfoundland, Alaska, and locally at the Sycamore Creek Country Club
.He served on the board of Sycamore Creek Country Club, the greens committee of Hawks Nest Golf Club in Vero Beach, and as an officer in the Middletown Chamber of Commerce.He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and served as chairman of early fund-raising activities at Bishop Fenwick High School.