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Helen M. McBride 1915 - 2008 Waukee, Iowa

Chester, Pa. — Services for Helen M. McBride, 93, Waukee, Iowa, will be at a later date. Inurnment will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Chester, Pa.Mrs. McBride died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008.She was born Jan. 26, 1915, in Norristown, Pa., the daughter of Helen M. Gaul and Walter J. Corrigan.Mrs. McBride was a resident of Lawrence for 52 years. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and was a eucharistic minister.In November 2004, she moved to Des Moines, Iowa, where she lived with her daughter, Mary. In December 2007, she moved to Legacy Pointe Nursing Facility after a stroke. She was a member of St. Augustin Catholic Church in Des Moines.She married Edward J. McBride in August 1942. He preceded her in death in 2000. She also was preceded in death by two infant daughters.Survivors include a son, Edward; three daughters, Mary, Margaret and Ann; a brother, Paul, California; a sister, Joan, Pennsylvania; nine grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.Dunn’s Funeral Home in Des Moines is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent at ilesfuneralhomes.com.