STREATOR - Thomas W. McBride, 38, of Streator died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in the evening near El Paso as the result of an accident on Interstate 39.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Hagi Funeral Home in Streator with Rodney Kreier officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday at Hagi Funeral Home.
Mr. McBride was born Oct. 22, 1974, in Oklahoma City, Okla., the son of William and Maryelaine (Wheatman) McBride. He married Kathy Jo Winn on Sept. 3, 2004, in Las Vegas, Nev. She survives.
Tom had been employed as a customer service representative at the call center for Office Max in Ottawa.
He was a member of Moose Lodge 372 and Western Moose Legion 112; he was active with and helped form the Neighbor Watch near his home.
Tom grew up at Mooseheart near Aurora from age 5 and left there after his high school graduation.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy Jo; one brother, Scot McBride of Peoria Heights; two half sisters, Donna Berringer of Madeira Beach, Fla., and Carol McBride of Land O' Lakes Fla., and one half brother, William "Randy" McBride of Georgia.
Memorials may be made to Mooseheart charities or the National Alliance on Mental Illness.