Ralph Lee McBride, 75, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on June 2nd, 2019 at his residence.
He was born in a cabin in the middle of what is now Tucker Lake in French Lick, Indiana on September 9th, 1943 to Banks and Naomi McBride.
Ralph married Angie K. Emmons on November 18th, 1978 and she survives.
He was preceded in death by his parents, (1) Brother – Jerry and (1) Son-in-law – Scott Phelps.
Ralph was a member of the Mount Lebanon United Methodist Church, and had worked as the Chief of Police of West Baden Springs, a sawyer, and truck driver.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing checkers and playing poker.
Ralph is survived by:
Wife Angie K. McBride French Lick, Indiana
(1) Son Derek McBride French Lick, Indiana
(4) Daughters Kami Brunnworth (Dennis) Milton, Florida
Tierney Phelps French Lick, Indiana
Risha Warren Schenectady, New York
Brooke Buffington (Dusty) French Lick, Indiana
(3) Brothers Mike McBride (Beth) Bainbridge, Indiana
Arthur McBride Cuzco, Indiana
Dave McBride (Zella) Morehead, Kentucky
(2) Sisters Nancy Britt (Ron) Celestine, Indiana
Patricia Chestnut (Charles) West Baden Springs, Indiana
(8) Grandchildren (7) Great-Grandchildren (One on the way)
(9) Nephews (4) Nieces
CELEBRATION OF LIFE CEREMONY
There will be a Celebration of Life Ceremony conducted by Rev. Al Madden on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral home. There will be a private committal service to be held at the Cuzco Cemetery at a later date.
Friends may call on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Cuzco Cemetery Fund, c/o Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, 9640 W. State Rd 56, French Lick, IN 47432.
Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service in French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.