“Peggy” McBride, 77, of 244 W Mahoning Street Danville, PA where she has
resided since 1947 died Tuesday morning October 18, 2005 at the residence of
her daughter, Margaret L. James of Danville, PA. She was born March 17,
1928 in Danville, PA the daughter of the late Claude and Sarah Temple
She was employed
in the Housekeeping Departments of Geisinger Medical Center Danville, PA
and Grandview Health Homes, Inc. Danville, PA. She was a member of Mahoning
Presbyterian Church Danville, PA. Mrs. McBride enjoyed collecting dolls and
cookie jars. She also enjoyed ceramics and loved going to yard sales. She
adored her family and her neighborhood children.
She was preceded
in death by her husband of 55 years, James R. “Bob” McBride on September 22,
2002 whom she married August 2, 1947. In addition to her daughter, she is
survived by two brothers; Bernard Chappell of Alabama and Rick Mock of
Middleburg, PA.. She is also survived by three sisters; Marian Gilbert of
Newark, Delaware, June Mordan of Dalton, PA and Betty Day of
Washingtonville, PA. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs.
McBride was preceded in death by her son, Robert E. McBride June 5, 2001 and
two brothers, Gordon C. “Sonny” and Lewis C., both in infancy.
services will be held Thursday at 1:00 PM from the
Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W
Mahoning Street Danville, PA with her pastor the Reverend Judson S. Bennett
officiating. Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville, PA.
Friends will be received from noon until the time of service at the funeral