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Manufacturing company executive

Robert Charles McBride was American manufacturing company executive.


McBride, Robert Charles was born on August 8, 1922 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Charles Richey and Tilla Elinor (Matson) Molecular and Cellular Biology.


Student, Park College, 1940. Student, Hendrix College, 1943. Associate of Arts, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1943.

Bachelor of Science, University Kansas, 1947. Master of Business Administration, University Kansas, 1949.


Controller, vice president, finance officer W.E. Isle Company, Kansas City, Missouri, 1949-1952. Vice president, finance officer Knit Rite Company, 1952-1982, partner, senior vice president, chief finance officer, 1982-1987, Para-Med Distributors, Kansas City, 1982-1987.


Deacon Presbyterian church Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations, United States Air Force, 1950-1951, Korea. Member Systems Management Association (charter, International Merit award 1976, International Distinguished Achievement award 1985), American Management Association, National Accountants Association, Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce.


Married Mary Katherine Beebe, October 19, 1951. Children: Barbara Anne McBride Dalbey, Sharon Katherine McBride Hammer.

Charles Richey Molecular

Tilla Elinor (Matson) Molecular

Mary Katherine Beebe

Barbara Anne McBride Dalbey McBride

Sharon Katherine McBride Hammer McBride