THOMAS MCBRIDE

THOMAS EDWARD MCBRIDE

(May 13, 1934 – Nov 12, 2009)

Born on Mothers Day (May 13th, 1934) to Veronica Agnes McBride and Samuel Alexander McBride in St. Boniface, Manitoba. He leaves behind Eleanor, his wife of 58 years; Marianne and Tom, his daughter and son; grandchildren Paul, Jazzie, Paige, and James; Audrey and Bob Christle, his sister and brother-in-law; five sisters-in-law, Lena, Dolores, Julie, Myrna and Irene, along with brother-in-law Hank and many nieces and nephews. Tom enjoyed a very successful career in radio from 1960 to 1991 managing radio stations in Winnipeg, Calgary and Vancouver. He also taught a broadcasting class at BCIT. Many in White Rock / South Surrey will remember Tom greeting and chatting with them early in the mornings at The Coffee Mill for the past 10+ years.

He will be missed and forever loved by his family and friends.

There will be no service or flowers by request. Donations may be sent to the B.C. Cancer Society.