James Junior McBride (Jim), 87, of Harrisburg, passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.
Born on February 12th,1934 in West Fairview, PA to James and Cora McBride. He was pre-deceased by his parents, brother Kenneth A Mc Bride, brother Robert McBride, and sister Nancy Walton.
Jim is survived by his sister Verna Deibler of Millersburg, ex-wife Marge McBride of Campbell, California, sister in-law Gerry McBride of Lemoyne, several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Nephews, and Great-Great Nieces and Nephews.
Jim served in the U.S Army and was honorably discharged after serving his commitment. He then joined the US Postal Service on the West Coast until he retired.
He was involved in the West Fairview Auxiliary, and a supporter of the Enola Railroad. He was a history buff with all things related to West Fairview and the railroad. He loved to travel and moved often (he never let grass grow under his feet). He did finally settle in the Harrisburg Area recently, and enjoyed shopping, going to shows, and spending time with family.
A memorial service will be held at St Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1099 2nd Street, Enola, PA 17025 on Sunday, January 16th at 4 O’clock. Light refreshments will be served following the service in the lower level of the church.
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the McBride family.