McBRIDE, Matthew Andrew 48, passed away Monday, Aug. 4, 2014 at Florida Hospital. Born Oct. 18, 1965 in Bryn Mawr, PA. Matt spent the last twenty years as a technology solutions architect engineer, first responder, animal rescue, and philanthropist. Survived by his fiancée, Zully Velazquez; brothers, Michael (Alissa), Sean (Amy); sister, Regina (Jason) Shanaman; niece and nephews, Patrick, Sara, Darby and Brody McBride, Luke and Lily Shanaman. An angel on this earth, compassionate, unselfish, loving man that touched many lives in so many ways, with the morals and values instilled by loving parents Stephen and Regina McBride. Service for Matt will be on Saturday, August 9 at 11 am. Lealman United Methodist Church 4090 58th Avenue N. St Petersburg, FL 33714. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the church that will be distributed to the church and with other charities that Matt was involved. Dobies Funeral Home, Tarpon Chapel
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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Aug. 8, 2014