She was employed by Dillon Companies in various departments for more than 30 years and was a longtime member of Union Valley Bible Church, where she taught Children’s Sunday School and was a faithful supporter of the church’s missions program. A loyal fan of KU Basketball and renowned baker of pastries and pies, she was a prayer warrior for family and friends.
Julia is survived by her daughter, Patricia McLaughlin, Denver, CO; brother Ralph Little (Helen), Keizer, OR; sister Margaret David, Creve Coeur, MO; and beloved nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam McLaughlin, Hutchinson; parents Charles and Stella Little, Hutchinson; sister Frances Keener, Sierra Vista, AZ; and brothers Harold Little, Pretty Prairie, KS; and Howard Little, Oklahoma City, OK.
Donations may be made to the Julia McLaughlin Memorial Missions Fund to help fund missions projects at Union Valley Bible Church, 1915 E. 30th Avenue, Hutchinson, KS, 67502.