LEBANON, Maine - Martha (Hersom) McBride, 88, of 495 West Lebanon Road, died Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Frisbie Memorial Hospital after a long illness. She was born in Rochester the daughter of the late Benjamin and Helen (Cheney) Hersom and had resided in Rochester most of her life.
She worked at General Electric for 34 years. Martha was a member of the West Lebanon Ladies Circle, Rochester Grange and was a 4 H Leader. Her hobbies included playing the piano, sewing, knitting and gardening.
Members of her family include her husband of 41 years, Ronald W. McBride; son, Leslie McLaughlin; daughter, Shirley Ducharme; stepdaughters, Tanje Burby, Anne McBride, Jennifer Kowalski, Ronna Justin; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Hersom; sister, Anna Washburn several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Helen Lesperance.