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“I had the honor of working with Gloria for aboutn5 years before her retirement. She was such a nice person and talked about Lacey all the time ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Connie Nowicki - Battle creek, MI

“I was fortunate to have worked with Gloria at the Federal Center. She was my "porch buddy". After we retired, a few of us continued our friendships...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Pam Murphy - Battle Creek, MI

“I worked in the same area at the Federal Center as Gloria. The think that I remember most is her adopting Lacey and how she loved her. We all...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Ruth Hetletvedt - Battle Creek, MI

“Joe and family, sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: L Ne - Battle creek, MI - Family

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Gloria K. McLaughlin, 62, of Burlington, died November 19, 2020. Gloria was born October 11, 1958 in Battle Creek and graduated from Athens High School in 1977. She married her best friend, Joseph McLaughlin on April 14, 1984.

Together, Gloria and Joe adopted a very special little girl, Lacey. She has given them two wonderful grandchildren, Sage and Jade. Gloria starter her government career on August 13, 1979. She worked there for 34 years, retiring from the Federal Center in Battle Creek in November of 2013.

Gloria enjoyed crocheting, her fur babies, reading, spending time with high school BFF's and with her grandchildren.

A private funeral service to celebrate Gloria's life will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Interment will follow at Burr Oak Cemetery in Athens. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Personal messages for the family may be placed at