SPRING GARDEN TWP. Barbara A. MacBride, 73, of York, succumbed to pancreatic cancer of Friday, August 15, 2014 at her home. She was the wife of Dr. James E. MacBride, Jr. Born January 19, 1941, in York, a daughter of the late Richard P. and Gertrude M. (Diehl) Bahn, she was a graduate of William Penn High School, and had worked for many years as a legal secretary at Markowitz and Kagen. She was a member of Saint John's Episcopal Church and the Country Club of York, and the joys of Barbara's life were gardening, walking, tennis and most of all being "Gramma" to her two granddaughters. In addition to her husband of 53 years she is survived by a son, Stephen J. MacBride, and two granddaughters, Lillian N. and L. Quinn MacBride, of Alexandria, Virginia. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Richard P. Bahn, Jr. Private funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at Saint John's Episcopal Church, 140 N. Beaver St., York, with her Rector, The Rev.'d Canon David W. Lovelace, officiating. Kuhner Associates Funeral Directors, Inc., 863 S. George St., York, is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the York County SPCA, 3150 Susquehanna Trail North, York PA 17406; or to Saint John's Episcopal Church, 140 N. Beaver St., York PA 17401. KuhnerAssociates.com
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Aug. 19, 2014