Donald E. McBride Sr.

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RAVENA Donald E. McBride Sr., 38, died Wednesday, November 5, 2003 at Albany Medical Center. Donald was born in California and lived most of his life in Ravena. He was a 1984 graduate of R-C-S High School and had worked for 13 years at Owens-Corning in Feura Bush. Don was very active in the Ravena Pop Warner Football and was an avid Yankee and Giants Football fan. Survivors include his wife, Synthia Snide McBride of Ravena; sons, Donald Jr. and Timothy, both of Ravena; mother, Arla VanAlstyne McBride of Feura Bush; father, Leon McBride of Fla.; brother, Russell and his fiancee Nancy Pelletier of Selkirk; sister, Gloria McBride of Calif.; mother and father-in-law, Ronald and Patricia Snide of Nassau; many aunts, uncles; cousins; nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 9:00 Saturday morning November 8, 2003 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions would be appreciated to the Donald E. McBride Memorial Fund, c/o National Bank of Coxsackie, P.O. Box 297, Ravena, NY 12143, a trust for his children.

Published in Albany Times Union on Nov. 7, 2003