McLAUGHLIN, Anna Mae Hallam, 83, of Sherrard WV, died Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at her home, surrounded by her loving husband and family. Born in Washington PA on July 23, 1925, Anna was the daughter of the late Lewis and Mary Hallam. She was a Protestant by faith, and a former employee of Louis Marx Toy Plant, Glen Dale WV. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Evelyn Shell, and her brother, Dwayne Westlake. Surviving are her loving husband of 50 years, Eugene E. McLaughlin whom she married on July 3, 1959; three sons, Shawn M. McLaughlin and his wife Beth of Sherrard WV, Brad Smith of Reno Nevada, and William Smith of Los Angeles Calif. ; one daughter, Robin Smith of Phoenix Arizona; her sister, Bebe Musilli of Elm Grove WV; eight grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Private services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street Wheeling WV. The family would like to thank the entire staff of Valley Hospice for the exceptional care they provided. With this thought in mind, we ask that memorial contributions be made to Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland OH 43943 Online condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com.