Mary Jean McLaughlin
Missing since 1965 from Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan
Classification: Endangered Missing
Circumstances of Disappearance
Family members say they last heard from Mary Jean McLaughlin, a mother of five, in 1965. Mary Jean's oldest son, was eight years old when his mom disappeared. He recalls that she visited him at school in 1965, and told him she was going away for a while, and said she'd be back.
Her son filed a missing persons report for his mother in 2002.
Mary's former neighbor remembers conversations the two had, and that the marriage was troubled.
There has been no activity on her Social Security number since the time she disappeared.
Investigators Lake Odessa Police Department
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Sgt. Bey Hudson
Michigan State Police - Ionia Post
Detective Sgt. Michael Morey
Lake Odessa Police Department
Ionia Sentinel-Standard Online 2/24/05
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