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Dorothy McLaughlin, female deputy sheriff, Dem politico, dies at 86



Published: Thu, April 8, 2010 @ 5:49 p.m.

STRUTHERS — Dorothy McLaughlin, a trailblazer among women in Mahoning County law enforcement and a longtime leader in local Democratic Party politics and veterans’ affairs, died in her Struthers residence Thursday morning at the age of 86 after a multiyear battle with cancer.

She was born Dec. 1, 1923, in Struthers.

Arrangements are pending at the Becker-Cunningham Funeral Home.

She was among the first female Mahoning County sheriff’s deputies and among the first women assigned to the sheriff’s road patrol.

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1Stan(9923 comments)posted 4 years, 7 months ago

God bless her for her dedication to public service.

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2wupper(16 comments)posted 4 years, 7 months ago

I have know Dot for many years, She was a wonderful women,caring loving,and a joy to all. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends!! She had done more than people realize for our city (Struthers). God Bless her!!!

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