Ann Marie McBride
Date of Passing:
McBride, Ann, Marie, (Pilkington), of 100 Washington Road, died peacefully on August 14, 2011. She was the wife of the late Francis ‘Frank’ McBride.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Thomas J. and Ellen J. (Leyden) Pilkington, she lived in Barrington for 60 years.
Mrs. McBride was Vice President of the Monast Realty Co. of Pawtucket.
Ann was an active member of Saint Luke’s Parish and a member of the Young at Heart Club. She also was a member of the Barrington Women’s Club and Senior Citizen’s of Barrington. She was a member of Rhode Island Country Club having served on the Women’s nine holes and eighteen holes golf committees.
Mrs. McBride enjoyed golfing, knitting, bridge and socializing with her friends and grandchildren.
She is survived by six sons; Francis Jr. and his wife Patty of Barrington. Thomas P. and Robert J., both of Providence, Richard J. and his wife Myrna of Barrington and Bali, Indonesia, David J. of Warwick and James R. and his wife Cathie of Coventry, four grandsons; Sean and Seth of Seekonk, James and Daniel of Coventry and a granddaughter; Delia of Barrington and Bali, Indonesia. She was the sister of the late Helen Tarbell, Florence Horvat, Jane Slater, Thomas, John and Edward Pilkington.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Luke Church, Washington Road, Barrington on Saturday August 20, 2011 at 11 am. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Ann’s memory to the Pilkington Memorial Fund, 30 Mettatuxet Road, Narragansett, RI, 02882 Attn: Maggie Pilkington Morretti would be deeply appreciated. Arrangements are by the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, Riverside.