Mary J. McBride

June 16, 1930 - September 21, 2015 

Mary J. McBride

June 16, 1930 - September 21, 2015 

Obituary for Mary J. McBride

Mary J. McBride, 85, of Rome, passed away on Monday, September 21, 2015 at Rome Memorial Hospital. She was born June 16, 1930 in Olean, NY, the daughter of Harry and Mary Kerr Colebert. On September 9, 1950 she married Neil McBride and together they shared a beautiful union together for 65 years.
Mary worked for the Erie Railroad, Mutual of Omaha and ICL in Utica.
She and Neil loved to travel and they visited all 50 states.
Surviving besides her loving husband, Neil, are two daughters, Mary Jo (Mark) Mason of San Rafael, CA, and Julie McBride of Holland Patent; a son, Michael McBride of Floyd; a sister, Rose Coleman of Hornell; a brother, Donald Colebert of Duke Center, PA; seven grandchildren, Madeline Mason, Lindsey (Jordan) Johnston, Jordan (Liz) Doolittle, Taylor Doolittle, Brandin McBride, Clifford McBride and Haley McBride; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; a sister, Ardena Starr; and a brother, Harry Colebert, Jr.
We’ll love and miss you forever Joan, Mom, and Nannie.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11:00am at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome. Interment will take place in Townsend Cemetery in Stittville. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mary’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of CNY, 441 W. Kilpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204.

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