McLaughlin, Edward (Ted) John –
October 17th, 1925 ~ February 18th, 2012
After 86 years of a full life, an active professional pilot from the age of 17 until his 81st year, Ted McLaughlin passed away in Toronto. Predeceased by his beloved wife Mary and survived by his children Hooley (Danielle), Hermine, Patricia and Jennifer; grandchildren Levi (Lauren), Reuben (Petra), Gabrielle (Aisslinn) and Raquel; great-grandchildren Na’ama, Chavva-Tal and Delphinium.
Ted served in the RCAF, Canadian Armed Forces, Transmeridian Air Cargo and de Havilland Canada, flying on international missions and working as a test pilot and trainer. The “Old Fly” will be missed. Friends may call at MOUNT PLEASANT CEMETERY & VISITATION CENTRE, 375 Mount Pleasant Road, Toronto, (east gate entrance, north of St. Clair Ave. E., 416-485-5572) on Monday, February 27th at 11 AM in the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. www.etouch.ca