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Edward Joseph McBride, 89, of Rockville, Maryland, passed away peacefully on December 30, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on June 12, 1923 in Cape May, NJ and served honorably in the US Navy from 1942-1962, including service on the presidential yacht, the Sequoia. He went on to serve in the US Treasury Department until his retirement in 1988. Beloved husband of the late Doreen McBride, loving father of Sharon Anne, Linda Rae and Donna Ellen, and grandfather of Keira Rae and Arina Anne. Predeceased by his sister Mary, and brothers James and Frank McBride, and survived by sister Anabella Zadarla of North Cape May, NJ. The family will receive friends at Pumphrey's Funeral Home, 300 W Montgomery Ave, Rockville, MD on Sunday, January 6, 2013 from 3 to 5 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 520 Veirs Mill Rd, Rockville, MD on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10 a.m. Private Interment at Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the , 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601. Please view and sign the family guest book at

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Published in The Washington Post from Jan. 3 to Jan. 5, 2013
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