Emily A. McBride, 64, of Marinette, passed away Monday, April 17th, 2017, at home. She was born July 19th, 1952, in Menominee, to the late Glenn and Irene (Lezotte) Caylor.
Emily was a 1970 graduate of Menominee High School. On September 19th, 1986, Emily married Stephen McBride at Pioneer Presbyterian Church in Marinette. She had worked at Plaza Card and Camera Fair, Coleman Race Products, Marinette Camera Fair, and then CosmoProf/Aerial Company until retiring. Emily greatly enjoyed being at home with friends and family, her kitty, Maggie, and her many books.
Emily is survived her husband, Steve; sister, Mary Moss of Menominee; brother, Tom (Marilyn) Caylor of Channing, Mich.; father-in-law, Loren Gibson of Marinette; sisters-in-law: Kathy (Fran) Sohr of Menominee, Lynn Ellery of Menominee, and Jan Toniazzo of Lafayette, Colo.; brother-in-law, Jeff (Sue) Gibson of Iron River, Mich.; best friends: Jeff and Monica Lehmann, and their son, Matt, all of Marinette, Bob Sporrer of Menominee, and Randall and Deb Smith of Menominee; special aunts: Mary Parkansky of Menominee and Dot Lincezski of Marinette; special friend and cousin, Marya Nolter of Marinette; 16 special nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and nephews; and many other close cousins. Emily was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Lawrence; niece, Barb Moss; and mother-in-law, Rita Gibson.
A celebration of Emily’s life will be held at the River’s Edge, N4178 Highway 180, on Sunday, April 30th, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
A special thank you to the Unity Hospice nurses and all of her cancer doctors who provided Emily loving care and comfort, and her friends from CosmoProf whom were all very supportive from the first stage of Em’s illness. In lieu of flowers any memorials may be directed to Steve.
Thielen Funeral Home is assisting the family.