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Age 78

Date of Death June 18, 2016

Place of Death Kalamazoo, Michigan

Service Details

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and a private memorial will be held at a later date in Massachusetts.

Obituary Notice

“Bobbie” died peacefully at home on June 18, 2016. She was born on April 2, 1938, in Atlanta, GA, but resided in Kalamazoo most of her life. She was a graduate of State High School and WMU. She retired after teaching business courses and serving as an office manager. Bobbie was preceded in death by her husband David R. Britigan; her parents, Barbara W. and Russell M. McBride; step-father, Robert J Brown. She is survived by her only brother, Dwight Waldo (Patricia) McBride; three children, Russell (Sarah) Rahbany, Kathleen A. (Rick) Rahbany-Pace, and Julie K. Rahbany, all of Massachusetts; three step-sons; several grandchildren; niece, nephew, and cousins.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Memorial contributions may be given to the West Michigan Cancer Center, 200 N. Park St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007 or Hospice Care of South West Michigan, 222 N. Kalamazoo Mall, Suite 100, Kalamazoo, MI 49007.



Condolence Messages(2)
Bobbie, I will miss our lunches at Martells, but mostly your spunkiness!

Linda Schumacher gave their condolences on 6/24/2016 at 10:36 AM    


I was Bobbie's third grade teacher at the Training School at Western. I learned to love her. She was a sweet, curly-haired little girl. I'm sorry for your loss.

Leona Hefner gave their condolences on 6/28/2016 at 9:50 AM    

Age 78

Date of Death June 18, 2016

Place of Death Kalamazoo, Michigan

Service Details

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and a private memorial will be held at a later date in Massachusetts.

Obituary Notice

“Bobbie” died peacefully at home on June 18, 2016. She was born on April 2, 1938, in Atlanta, GA, but resided in Kalamazoo most of her life. She was a graduate of State High School and WMU. She retired after teaching business courses and serving as an office manager. Bobbie was preceded in death by her husband David R. Britigan; her parents, Barbara W. and Russell M. McBride; step-father, Robert J Brown. She is survived by her only brother, Dwight Waldo (Patricia) McBride; three children, Russell (Sarah) Rahbany, Kathleen A. (Rick) Rahbany-Pace, and Julie K. Rahbany, all of Massachusetts; three step-sons; several grandchildren; niece, nephew, and cousins.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Memorial contributions may be given to the West Michigan Cancer Center, 200 N. Park St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007 or Hospice Care of South West Michigan, 222 N. Kalamazoo Mall, Suite 100, Kalamazoo, MI 49007.


Condolence Messages(2)
Bobbie, I will miss our lunches at Martells, but mostly your spunkiness!

Linda Schumacher gave their condolences on 6/24/2016 at 10:36 AM    


I was Bobbie's third grade teacher at the Training School at Western. I learned to love her. She was a sweet, curly-haired little girl. I'm sorry for your loss.

Leona Hefner gave their condolences on 6/28/2016 at 9:50 AM    

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