Marlene F. McBride

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Marlene F. McBride, 75, of Colchester formerly of Monmouth, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Thursday Dec. 9, 2010 at the McDonough District Hospital.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday Dec. 12, 2010 at the Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home, Macomb. Cremation rites will be accorded after visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to Ronald McDonald House.

Marlene was born Sept. 30, 1935 in Chicago to Leon and Marguerite (Jacobson) Christian. She married Carroll L. McBride Sr. on Feb. 10, 1954 in Aledo. He survives. Marlene enjoyed spending time with her family.

She is survived by two children Vern (Diane) McBride of Macomb and Margaret A. McBride of Monmouth; three grandchildren, Shawn Bale, Jennifer Ortery and Trey McBride; three great-grandchildren, Colin McBride, Zakari and Zoe Ortery; a brother, Robert E. Christian of San Antonio, Texas and a sister, Marguerite Cook of Aledo.

She was preceded in death by her parents, granddaughter Megan; three sisters, Helen Lemon, Lenora Brownlee and Esther Alexander.