“Jackie” Pursel, 66, of Woodside Road Danville PA passed away Monday
morning, October 19, 2009 at her residence. She was born May 7, 1943 in
Williamsport PA the daughter of the late Harvey Jack and Louise Esther
She was co-owner
of Pursel’s Drycleaners Danville PA for many years along with her husband.
Jackie’s greatest enjoyment was spending time with her family.
She is survived by
her husband William L. Pursel, and her seven children, Michael A.Coleman,
and his wife Rosemarie, of Columbus OH, Shelly Gregg and her husband James
of Danville, PA, Michelle Moyer and her husband Ronnie of Gettysburg, PA
,Billie Jo Pursel of Danville, PA, Sherry Breslin and her husband Michael of
Abington, PA, Matthew Pursel of Danville, PA, and Audrey Pursel of Danville,
PA. She is also survived by 24 grandchildren. Also surviving are two
sisters and a brother; Janet Wool and Carolyn Sotack, both of Williamsport,
PA, and Christopher Wool of Lowell, MA. She is preceded in death by one
sister Linda Wool and brother Harvey Jack Wool II.
friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Jackie’s Life to be held
Monday, October 26, 2009 at 1:00 PM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W
Mahoning Street Danville PA. Burial will follow in Twin Hills Memorial Park
Muncy, PA. Friends will be received Sunday from 2-4 at the funeral home and
from 12:00 Noon until the time of service on Monday. The family will
provide flowers. Memorial contributions in Jackie’s honor may be made to
the Good Samaritan Mission Center PO Box 114 Danville PA or to The Susan G.
Komen for the Cure foundation at it's online donation link at
or by mail to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn:Donor Services, PO Box
650309, Dallas, Texas 78265-0309.