Obituary: Jean M. McBride, 93, of Milford

Jean M. McBride, 93, of Milford, worked for City of Bridgeport’s Department of Aging, wife of the late Leo E. McBride, died Nov. 16.

Born in Bridgeport, on March 15, 1923 to the late William and Elizabeth McElroy Connelly; U.S. Army nurse, World War II veteran.

Survivors include five children, Peter McBride and his wife, Nancy of Florida, Timothy McBride and his wife, Sharon of MD, Jane Novia O’Reilly and her husband, Michael O’Reilly M.D. of Monroe, Martha McBride and her husband, Allen Gregory of Redding and Maureen and her husband, Jeffrey Helgren of Newtown, siblings, Thomas Connelly of Pennsylvania, Martha Sullivan of Delaware, 14 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Also predeceased by brothers, Paul, William Jr. and John Connelly and sisters, Patricia Corcoran, Anne Dillon and Mary Redgate.

Memorial contributions: The Beth-el Center, 90 New Haven Ave., Milford, CT or St Vincent’s College Nursing Scholarships, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT 06606.

Gregory F. Doyle Funeral Home, Milford.