IRENE L. McBRIDE, 79, of New Haven, formerly of Clear Lake, died on Friday March 2,2012. Born Sept 30, 1932, in Fremont, she was the daughter of the late Nelson and Florence (Stafford) Logan. She was employed by Peter Eckrich for 32 years, and more recently by Meijer, in Angola. “She was a loving mother, grandmother and friend who enjoyed the outdoors. She took great joy in flowers and gardening, bird watching, and life on the lake.” She is survived by a daughter, Cindy (Don) Brooks of New Haven; sons, Mike (Deb) McBride of Fort Wayne, Dave McBride of Florida and Patrick McBride of Texas; many grandchildren and great-grandchild ren; and a sister, Mary Trausch of California. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl, in 1991; son, Carl, in 1980; sister, Ila Jones; and brother, William Logan. Memorial service is 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, 1327 N. Wells St., with visitation two hours prior. Fr. Joseph Gaughan officiating. Entombment in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to the American Heart Association or Alzheimer’s Association . www. sloanandsonsfuneralhome.com

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