Charles E. McLaughlin of Kirkwood, NY, age 73, passed away peacefully October 6, 2014 at Binghamton General Hospital from an extended illness. He was predeceased by his wife, Judith J. McLaughlin; parents, Carl McLaughlin and Marjorie Blaisure. Survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Timothy and Claudia McLaughlin, Spencer, NY; daughter and boyfriend, Colleen McLaughlin and Dennis Goga Jr. Kirkwood, NY; granddaughter, Kimberly Davy, Endicott, NY; great-grandchildren, Chloe, Wesley and Derrick Jr.; brothers and sisters-in-law, William and Judith McLaughlin, Endwell, NY, Harry and Becky Blaisure, Puyallup, WA; many nephews and cousins. A special thank you to friend, Claire Conrad, for assisting him to his dialysis appointments. He served in the U.S. Army, worked as a salesman for S.M. Flickingers for many years, also at Lanes (Binghamton, NY) before retiring. He loved trips to Atlantic City with his wife, Judy, music, trivia and football. At the request of the family there will be no services.