November 23, 1929 – October 11, 2013
Loving husband and father. Born November 23, 1929 in Glasgow, Scotland to Daniel and Elizabeth McLaughlan. Passed away on October 11, 2013, after a lengthy, courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. Joseph is survived by his loving wife Patricia of 60 years, and his children Patricia and Gary. A 48 year resident of Torrance, he leaves behind family and many friends both here and overseas who will miss him dearly. A retired brick mason and proud lifetime member of BAC Local No.4. He was an avid golfer and a lover of all sports. It is remembering his quiet strength that will help our family to move forward forever keeping him in our hearts. We love you always....Pat, Patricia and Gary xxxx.