Margaret R. Knepley

Margaret R. Knepley, of Williamsport, died Saturday, September 9 at UPMC Williamsport Hospital.

Born in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Wilbur Dale and Viola (Housman) Ranck., and raised by her step-mother Victoria. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce Knepley on Feb. 24, 1989.

Peg was a 1944 graduate of Williamsport High School and worked many years as a teller at Northern Central Bank. She was a member of the former Newberry United Methodist Church and a current member of St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church. Peg enjoyed volunteering at church, Rose View Center and the food bank. She loved watching the NY Mets.

Surviving a brother-in-law, Thomas Knepley, of Williamsport; and two sister-in-laws, Anna Knepley and Barbara Paulhamus, both of Linden; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service to honor Peg’s life will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport, with her pastor the Rev. Jay E. Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Wildwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Thursday at Sanders Mortuary.

Memorial contributions in Peg’s name may be made to the West End Christian Community Center (WECCC), 901 Diamond St., Williamsport, PA 17701.