NANCY KELLY McBRIDE
Of Washington, passed away at home on July 4, 2015. She was 74.Born in Baytown, TX to Charles and Nell Kelly, Nancy was a lifelong Texan in spirit. She attended the University of Texas at Austin, where she met her husband, James, and she received a Liberal Arts degree. After moving to Washington she studied accounting at George Washington University and received both a BBA and an MBA. Nancy was a highly-regarded CPA and a partner with the firm of M.B. Hariton & Co., which later became Laventhol & Horwath. She served on the Board of Accountancy for the District of Columbia during the 1980s. After her retirement in 1987, she was active for many years in Community Tax Aid, providing tax preparation services to low-income individuals. Nancy will be remembered by her many friends and family for her generosity, style and toughness. She and James were married for 52 years. She is also survived by a sister, Mary Denise Rosenfeld, of Sugar Land, TX; a daughter, Kelly, of Philadelphia; a son, Trent (Mandy) of Dallas; a grandson; and many nieces and nephews.Services will be held Saturday, July 18, 3:30 p.m. at Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church, 3401 Nebraska Ave NW, Washington DC. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial contributions be made to Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, 4103 Benning Road NE, Washington, DC 20019, or to Community Tax Aid, 218 D Street SE, 1st Floor, Washington, DC 20003.
Published by The Washington Post from Jul. 8 to Jul. 10, 2015.