Austintown - Margaret E. McBride, 95, passed away early Sunday morning at her home.
She was born May 30, 1926 in Romney West Virginia, the daughter of the late Harry A. And Helen I. McMullen Carder Sr. She came to this area in 1947.
Margaret was a self-employed seamstress most of her life, but also worked as a bookkeeper for G. C. Murphy Company for 13 years and the FBI for two years where she did filing and searching fingerprints. She enjoyed watching soap operas, working on crossword puzzles, any type of sweets, and her pets. Her greatest love was spending time with her family.
Her husband Louis L. Kish McBride, whom she married June 8, 1953 passed away July 14, 1973.
Margaret is survived by her son Louis J. (Marie Baker) McBride with whom she made her home with in Austintown; six grandchildren, Brittany McBride, Louis J. McBride Jr., Amber McBride, Jessica Lowe, William Walp, and David Alford; four great grandchildren, Nevaeh, Kelsey, Parker, and Bradley; and a brother, Dane L. Carder of FL.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy L. Carder; a brother, Harry A. Carder Jr.; and a great granddaughter, Makenzie McBride.
Family and friends may call Wednesday from 1 to 3PM at Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel, where a service will follow at 3 PM.