Gardening 06

Carol Lois (Bigham) McLaughlin

July 26, 1921 ~ September 7, 2019 (age 98)


Carol Lois Bigham McLaughlin 98 of Grove City former resident of Lancaster, Ohio passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 at her residence.

She is survived by her children, Carol Lynn Scheu, Sandra Jo Brown, Nada (Hal) Boner, Mikel (Jackie) McLaughlin and Ann Christine (Clark) Brunton; grandchildren, David (Cathy) Scheu, Michael (Cherie) Scheu, Geoff (Lisa) Brown, Heidi Gulino, Jason Boner, Holly Johnson, Brett (Lindsey) McLaughlin and Alex (Holly) McLaughlin ; great grandchildren, Ellie, Nick, Jacob, Danny, Christina, Alex, Laura, Maggie, Will, Sawyer, Jack, Mac, Millie, Teddy, Calvin, Evelyn and Sylvia; great great grandchildren, Olivia, Charlotte and Grason; sister, Joanne Bigham Moore; many nieces and nephews and friends.

Carol was preceded in death by her husband, Neil McLaughlin, son, Marc Alan McLaughlin, parents, Alva and Marie Bigham, son-in-law, Richard Scheu, niece, Judy Getz, brother-in-law, Melvin Moore and nephew, Jon Moore.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at the FRANK E. SMITH FUNERALHOMECHAPEL, 405 N. COLUMBUS ST., LANCASTER, OHIO 43130.  Caring Cremation® has taken place.  Friends may visit 1 hour prior to the service.  Inurnment at Forest Rose Cemetery will be held at a later date.

Memorial gifts may be given to P.E.O. International Headquarters, 3700 Grand Ave., De Moines, IA 50312.

To send an online condolence, and sign the guest book, please visit

To send flowers to Carol's family, please visit our floral section.


September 10, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Frank E Smith Funeral Home
405 N Columbus St
Lancaster, OH 43130-3034

Celebration of Life
September 10, 2019

11:00 AM
Frank E. Smith Funeral Home Chapel
405 N. Columbus St.
Lancaster, OH 43130

© 2020 Frank E Smith Funeral Home & Crematory. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS