Of Everett. Passed away peacefully at age 95 on August 29 at home surrounded by his loving family.
Mac was born and raised in Everett and was the cherished husband of the late Eleanor (Finos) McLaughlin with whom he shared 53 years of marriage. Dedicated employee of MIT for 31 years as a Master Electrician, continuing after retirement for 13 years at Berklee College of Music. He enjoyed “porch sitting” and vacationing in York, ME, tinkering with his 68’ Mustang convertible, and attending all of his grandchildren’s events. He was also a proud veteran of WWII and flew a flag at his Everett home daily.
He was the loving father of Karen Pinette and husband David of Reading, Kurt McLaughlin and wife Ann Marie of Malden, Kathryn McLaughlin of Everett and Kristin Patti and husband Tony of Wakefield. He is also survived by his nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren and many cherished nieces and nephews. He was the beloved brother of the late Claire and Tommy Bothroyd and cherished brother-in-law to the late Dorothy and Frank Ruggiero, the late Sylvia Vacca and her surviving husband Ronnie and William Finos and his wife Gail.
Funeral from the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main Street, EVERETT, Friday, September 2 at 10 am. A funeral service will be held at the Woodlawn Cemetery Chapel, Everett at 11 am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours were on Thursday. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Henry’s name to your favorite charity.