JOHN “MUSCLE CAR JACK” Mc LAUGHLIN age 74. Beloved husband of Norene (nee Rafuse). Loving father of Somier Hoy (Kevin) and Heath McLaughlin (Michelle). Cherished grandfather of John Bailey, SkylierSmith, and Garret and Brody McLaughlin. Dear brother of Robert, Terence, Thomas and Judith. Dear brother in law to Scott and Paula Rafuse, Denise Rafuse, and Kim Rafuse Sandridge and Michael Sandridge. Loving uncle to many wonderful nieces, nephews, and friends.
Jack was the owner of “Muscle Car Jack” restorations where he performed work on classic and muscle cars to a perfection. His restorations were unmatched, and he served as a judge for the National Corvette Restorers Society. Jack was a true patriot and proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He served two tours in the Vietnam War and received many honors, including the National Defense Service Medal.
An open military funeral honors ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery will be announced at a later date. A private family service will be held.