Barbara J. McLaughlin, 74, of Monmouth Junction passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital of New Brunswick, NJ.
Born in Irvington, NJ and resided in Monmouth Junction for 38 years. Barbara was very involved in Montgomery Evangelical Free Church and was part of the choir, helped make blankets for the homeless, and crocheted hats for cancer patients. Her laugh was infectious and her heart was huge. She always took care of everyone putting her own needs last. Her love for her family and friends was truly amazing. As her grandchildren said "she was the best grandma in the whole world".
She is the daughter of the late Beulah Grom, wife of the late John J. McLaughlin, and sister of the late Valerie Gray. She is survived by two daughters Darlene Dawson and Barbara Kocsis, two sons and daughters- David and Holly Delfa, Raymond and Jackie Delfa, ten grandchildren Troy, Ty, and Paige Dawson, Lucas and Gavin Kocsis, Hunter and Alexis Delfa, and Johnny, Raymond Jr., and Tyler Delfa, brother Kenneth Grom, sister Doreen Santangello, and cousins Florence Koep and Anthony Nufrio.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 10th at 2:00pm at Montgomery Evangelical Free Church, 246 Belle Mead Griggstown Road, Belle Mead, NJ 08502.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a breast cancer charity of choice and local homeless shelters and food banks.