McBride, Judy (nee Busby), 76, of Ringwood, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. Beloved wife of Vincent. Loving mother to three sons Vincent and his wife Michelle, Michael and his wife Nattika, and Timothy McBride. Adored grandmother of Katy, Aiden, Kieran, Keane, and Kylee McBride. She will be missed by her three sisters Nancy Busby, Claire Kroeplin and her husband Edward, Betsy Selders and her husband Michael, and three brothers Gerard, Brian, Frank Busby and his wife Wendy. Cherished sister-in-law of Kathy and Steve Varcardipone, Mary Ellen and Joe Mastrangelo, Elizabeth McBride, and Robert and Marilyn McBride. Judy is predeceased by her brother Vincent and sister-in-law Terry.
Judy lived in Ringwood for 54 years and was a parishioner of St. Francis RC Church in Haskell. Judy worked at The Phoenix Center, a special needs school in Nutley for many years as an instructional aide. She worked with the children she loved for 20 years.
A Memorial Gathering will be held on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 3-8 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls. A Memorial Mass will be Friday, November 2, 2018 at 10:30 AM at St. Francis RC Church, 868 Ringwood Avenue, Haskell, NJ. Please meet directly at church. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Phoenix Center, 16 Monsignor Owens Place, Nutley, NJ 07110 or to your favorite charity would be greatly appreciated. Donation envelopes will be available at the funeral home during visiting hours.