Robert Jay McBride Sr., 56, of Edwardsville, passed away at 11 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville.
Bob was born Jan. 25, 1960, in East St. Louis.
He was the son of William Arnold McBride of Kentucky and the late Nancy McBride Campbell.
Robert loved to work on small engines and had dreams of opening his own machine shop some day.
Surviving are two sons, Robert Jay McBride Jr. of Edwardsville and Brandon C. McBride of Alton.
Bob will be sadly missed by his family and faithful friends.
Burial is private.
Gray Funeral Home in Wood River was in charge of arrangements.
Condolences at www.grayfuneralhomeinc.com.