Margaret L. James, 67, of 319 W. Market St., Danville, PA, passed away
peacefully on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
She was born on November 29, 1948 in Danville, PA, the daughter of the late
James R. "Bob" and Margaret R. (Chappell) McBride.
Margaret was married to the late Gary W. James who preceded her in death,
April of 1996. They were married March of 1976.
She graduated from Danville Area High School in 1966.
Margaret was employed as a secretary for the Laubach Insurance Agency for
many years. She will be fondly remembered as the friendly face at the
Reception Desk at the Pine Barn Inn from where she retired.
Margaret enjoyed playing Bingo, family holiday gatherings, and bus trips
every summer with her friends. Her greatest enjoyment in life was spending
time with her family and friends.
She is survived by two aunts; Betty Day, her husband Wayne and their family
of Danville, PA and Marian Gilbert and her family of Delaware; one uncle,
Rick Mock, his wife Judy and their family of Middleburg, PA and one niece;
Sharon Burak, her husband Tony and their family of Centreville, Maryland.
Margaret is also survived by numerous cousins.
In addition to her husband, Margaret was preceded in death by one brother;
Robert "Bobby" McBride.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Friday,
October 14, 2016 at 11:30AM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West Mahoning
Street, Danville, PA 17821 with the Reverend Nancy Shank of Christ Memorial
Episcopal Church officiating. Burial will be private.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society; 2405 Park Drive, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA
17110 or www.lls.org or the Danville Diaper Bank c/o Christ Memorial
Episcopal Church P.O. Box 363, Danville, PA 17821 or Thomas Beaver Free
Library, 205 Ferry Street, Danville, PA 17821.