OBITUARY: Jessica (Gray) McLoughlin, former Hersam Acorn employee
Jessica (Gray) McLoughlin, age 31, of Stratford, passed away on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 in Yale-New Haven Hospital.
She was born in Milford on October 24, 1983 to Timothy Gray Sr. and Sheryl Brothers of Milford.
Jessica was a graduate of Foran High School and received an associate’s degree in Visual Arts from Catherine Gibbs College in Norwalk.
A generous and gifted person, she will be remembered for her graphic design work at Hersam-Acorn newspapers and volunteer work with the Milford Jaycees; as well as being an amazing mom, devoted wife and loving daughter.
Besides her parents, she is survived by her husband Thomas Joseph McLoughlin, children David and Lily, brother Timothy Gray Jr. and his wife Clair, step-mother Nancie Gray, step-grandmother Helen Gray, maternal grandfather and step-grandmother Mark and Marge Finck, maternal grandmother Elaine Catapano, and a host of extended family.
She is also predeceased by her paternal grandparents John and Mildred Gray.
Calling hours are Monday, February 16 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Smith Funeral Home, 135 N. Broad St., Milford.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated directly in St. Mary’s Church, Gulf St., Milford at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 17. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to www.gofundme.com/jessicamcloughlin.
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