James Linwood Yeagle

James Linwood Yeagle, 74, of Spring Lake Village, Watsontown, passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born Sept. 7, 1938, in Williamsport, he was the son of the late William W. and Minnie (Bartlow) Yeagle.

Jim retired from ACF Industries, Milton, where he worked as a welder. He was an Army veteran, a member of the American Legion Post 251, Montgomery, and a former member of the Muncy V.F.W. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, shooting pool, dancing and collecting eagle and Indian figurines and artwork.

Surviving are sons, William W. Yeagle II of Montgomery and Donald R.W. (Angela) Yeagle Sr. of Milton; daughters, Terri (Dan) Eck of Williamsport, Anna Yeagle of Catawissa, Cathy (Ray) Votaw of Bloomsburg, LeAnn (Donnie) Roeder of Catawissa, Yvonne (John) Wuerdeman of Lewisburg and Jayme (Troy Foresman) Vincent of Muncy; a brother, Alfred Yeagle of Hughesville; sisters, Elma Mines of Williamsport and Lois Rider of Hughesville; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Jim was preceded in death by brothers, Donald Bartlow and Robert Yeagle; sisters, Arlene McCoy and Ruth Paris; a granddaughter, Tiffany Ann Young; and his former wife, Gertrude Yeagle.

Jim wanted to be remembered as he was and requested no visitation or services. The family suggest contributions in Jim’s name be made to the Gatehouse Hospice, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home, 124 Main St., Watsontown.

“They shall mount up with wings as Eagles” ~ Isaiah 40:31