PLEASANT HILL - Philip C. McBride, 94, of Pleasant Hill, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy.
He was born Aug. 4, 1918, in Troy, Ohio, to his parents Thomas and Phebe (Lodge) McBride.
Philip graduated from Newton High School Class of 1936. On June 28, 1942, he married G. Maxine Rudy and together they shared a life for more than 70 years.
He retired from S. J. Rudy & Sons after 60 years of service and was a member of the Pleasant Hill United Church of Christ.
He is survived by his loving wife G. Maxine McBride; children Patty and Dan Landis of Ludlow Falls, P. Terry and Twila McBride of Hilliard; grandchildren Pam (Bob) Trocano of Union City, Merl Loveland of Troy, Jonathon (Michelle) Gray of Johnstown, Ohio, Allyson McBride of Columbus; eight great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren; sister, Clara Palmer of Sanford, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings James McBride, Mary Jane Voke, Samuel McBride, Lindelu Cuddeback, Susannah Grove and Lydia Besecker.
Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday, May 10, at Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home, 1. S. Main St., Pleasant Hill.
The family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill United Church of Christ, 10 W. Monument St., Pleasant Hill.
Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com