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Gerald "Jerry" Thomas McBride

July 23, 1932 February 14, 2020
Gerald "Jerry" Thomas McBride
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Obituary for Gerald "Jerry" Thomas McBride

Gerald Thomas McBride, 87, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away peacefully in his home, Friday, February 14, 2020.

He was known as Jerry or Skip to his family, friends, and employees of A. McBride Concrete and Masonry, Inc. and as 'Poppy' to his Grandchildren.

Born in East Lancaster, PA, he started first grade in a one room Amish school in Bird in Hand, PA and his family moved to Youngstown, PA where he graduated from The Raven School. He played football at the University of Miami, proudly served in the US Marine Corp, member of the Contractor and Builders Assoc. of Pinellas County, the Quarterback Club, a long-time member of the St. Petersburg Yacht Club and built a successful masonry construction company in St Petersburg. An avid hunter and sportsman, football fan, he also loved casino gambling and vacations with his family.

Survived by his wife Nancy Vildibill; son, Mark McBride; daughter, April Cohen; in-laws, Dona and Tammy McBride and Andrew Cohen; grandchildren, Haley Rose, Melanie, Adam, Callie, Jordan, Alexander and Marissa and great-grandchildren, Audree and Maverick.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Kathrine and George McBride; his beloved Joan; his beloved Erin and his beloved Mitchell of Blessed Memory.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 A.M. Friday, February 21, 2020, at the First Presbyterian Church of St. Petersburg. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memory Gardens, St. Petersburg.

Previous Events

Service

Friday

21

Feb

10:00 AM 2/21/2020 10:00:00 AM
First Presbyterian Church of St. Petersburg

701 Beach Drive, NE
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701

First Presbyterian Church of St. Petersburg
701 Beach Drive, NE St. Petersburg 33701 Florida
United States

Celebration Of Life Gathering

Sunday

23

Feb

3:00 PM 2/23/2020 3:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 2/23/2020 5:00:00 PM
St. Petersburg Yacht Club

11 Central Avenue
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701

St. Petersburg Yacht Club
11 Central Avenue St. Petersburg 33701 Florida
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Woodlawn Memory Gardens Final Resting Place

101 - 58th Street, South
St. Petersburg, Florida 33707

101 - 58th Street, South St. Petersburg 33707 Florida
United States
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