Michael D. Loughrin, age 77, New London, passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2013.
Mike was born on July 24, 1935, son of the late Leonard and Ann (Hogan) Loughrin, in the Town of Lebanon. On November 6, 1954, he was united in marriage to Barbara Fischer. He lived and farmed his entire life in the Town of Lebanon.
Mike is survived by his wife Barb; four daughters, Peg (Paul) Freiburger, Fond du Lac; Patty (Jim) DeGoey, New London; Debbie (Pete) Soto, New London; Lori (Todd) Barrington, New London; six sons: Michael Jr. “Pup” (Carolyn) Loughrin, New London; Terry (Deb) Loughrin, Bluegrass, Iowa; Jerry (Cindy) Loughrin, Manawa; Dave (Corinna) Loughrin, New London; Pete Loughrin, Readfield and Matt (Sue) Loughrin, Manawa. He is further survived by a sister, Jeanette Below, Oregon, WI; twenty-six grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by a grandson Shawn, 3 brothers: Tom, Bob and Don and 2 sisters, Betty and Dorothy.
Funeral Mass for Mike will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 15, 2013, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Lebanon with Rev. Msgr. Dennis Lally officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be held at Cline & Hanson Funeral Home on February 14, 2013, from 4-8 p.m.; a 7:30 prayer service will be held. Visitation will also be held at the church on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. The family would like to thank the special employees of Pine Manor who took such good care of Mike. Assisting the family is Cline & Hanson Funeral Home, New London, www.clinehansonfuneralhome.com