Our beloved Kiya Rae'Ann McBride passed away on November 1, 2017. She was born on May 1, 2003 in Las Vegas, NV. Her family returned to Santa Maria in 2007, where she attended Valley Christian Preschool, Patterson Road Elementary, Lakeview Junior High, Olive Grove Charter School, and Righetti High School. Kiya attended SM Vineyard Church with her family and played soccer in OUSL and on two All-Star teams. She loved animals, babies, music, her friends, art, sunflowers, and the color teal. Kiya will be remembered for her beautiful smile, cute dimples, sassy wit, caring heart, and sensitive soul.
She is survived by her parents, Amanda and Mark McBride; brother Brendan Gage; 'adopted brother' Austin Culkins; grandparents, Linda Reed, Tim and Trish Reed, and Janet McBride; great-grandmother Mona Relihan; auntie Michelle Reed Elling; uncle Caleb Elling; first cousins, Eli and Jacob Elling; plus numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, William “Doug” Thomas; great-grandfather, John Reed; great-grandparents, Richard and Catherine See; and great-uncle, Steven See.
A memorial service will be held on November 17 at 11 a.m. at Pacific Christian Church on Santa Maria Way. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Transitions Mental Health Assoc. www.t-mha.org or the charity of your choice.
Arrangements are in the care of Magner-Maloney Funeral Home and Crematory. Sympathy notes and words of support may be expressed at www.magnermaloney.com.
Magner-Maloney Funeral Home and Crematory
600 East Stowell Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454
Phone: 805-925-2753 Fax: 805-922-4930