- Local Guide
Kathryn A. McBride, 83, of St. Marys, Ohio died 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 at Golden Living Center – Valley in St. Marys. She was born Jan. 29, 1930 in Wapakoneta, Ohio to Hugh and Gertrude (Schneider) Cook.
On Dec. 5, 1953, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wapakoneta, OH, she married Perry D. McBride, who survives.
Also survived by: daughter Deborah McBride of St. Marys, daughter Dawn Cunningham of West Jefferson,; four grandchildren: Justin (Tiffany) McBride, Nicholas Cunningham, Kelly Cunningham, Carly Cunningham; brother Richard Cook of Wapakoneta, sister Shirley Springer of Wapakoneta, sister-in-law Pat Cook of St. Marys. Preceded in death by: daughter Cynthia McBride, parents Hugh and Gertrude Cook, brother Fred Cook, brother-in-law Edwin Springer.
She was a 1950 graduate of New Knoxville High School.
A homemaker and retail clerk, she also sold Tupperware products for many years. She was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in St. Marys.
Her favorite pastimes included crocheting, knitting, sewing and playing card games.
A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled to begin 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, with the Rev. Barry Stechschulte, celebrant. Burial will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery in St. Marys.
Visitation 4 – 7 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St. Marys.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Cancer Association of Auglaize County, or any charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be expressed via: www. millerfuneralhomes.net