E. Magargle, 80, 108 N. Ardmoor Avenue Danville PA went home to be with his
Lord and Savior Saturday November 10, 2012 at Geisinger Medical Center
Danville PA. He was born July 28, 1932 in Sunbury PA the son of the
late Frank and Dorothy Wertman Magargle.
graduated from Millville High School in 1951. He served in the United
States Air Force stationed in Germany during the Korean War. Upon discharge,
he served in the Air Force Reserves for 30 years. Don was employed by PPL
as an equipment operator, retiring in 1997.
was a member of First Baptist Church Danville PA where he faithfully served
as an usher with his warm smile and friendly handshake. Don served as
President of the Montour County Senior Center where he was active for many
years. He also served as a Board Member on the Montour County Conservation
District. Don served many years as Vice President of the Montour-Delong
Fair in Washingtonville PA. He served as the gatekeeper and in numerous
offices in the California Grange #941 Limestoneville PA. Don was also
a member of the Danville VFW.
enjoyed hunting, especially deer hunting and also enjoyed 1956 Chevys,
reading, local politics and baseball.
survived by his wife of 59 years, Ethel Cotner Magargle whom he married June
14, 1953. Also surviving is his son, Roger and his wife Carol of Aliquippa
PA. He is also survived by two granddaughters, Christine and Stacey and
one great-granddaughter, Kendall. Several nieces and nephews also survive
A Celebration of Donís Life will be
held Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church 20
Brookside Drive (off 642 East) Danville PA with his pastor, the Reverend
Harry H. Wonderland officiating assisted by the Reverend Dawes Dunham.Burial
will be in Muncy Cemetery in Muncy PA. Military rites will be accorded by
the American Legion Post 40 Honor Guard. Friends will be received from 9:00
AM until 10:45 AM at the church. Grange services will be held at 9:45 AM
at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or Montour
County Senior Center 500 West Mahoning Street Danville PA. Arrangements are
under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc.10 W Mahoning Street