SMETHPORT - Margaret E. "Maggie" Rounsville, 64, of Crosby, passed away Friday (April 25, 2014) surrounded by her family at UPMC Hamot in Erie following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born Dec. 4, 1949, in Bradford, a daughter of Robert E. and Evelyn F. Knott Carlson. On June 30, 1973, in Bradford, she married David Rounsville, who survives.
Mrs. Rounsville was a 1968 graduate of Bradford High School and had worked at Airco-Speer in Bradford, then at Chef Specialties (Backus Co.) in Smethport for more than 30 years before retiring.
She was a member of the Norwich Volunteer Fire Department Auxillary of Crosby, and she enjoyed life, shopping, flowers and spending time with family.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Tammy (Bob Dunlap) Hauck of Smethport; a son, Timothy (Brandi Bosworth) Rounsville of Crosby; a brother, Robert (Lin) Carlson of Gifford; a granddaughter, Wynonna Hauck of Smethport; a grandson, Kameron Rounsville of Crosby; three stepchildren, David Rounsville Jr. of Smethport, Lorraine (Sam) Powers of Ocala, Fla., and Terri (Missy) Rounsville of Angier, N.C.; five stepgrandchildren; many stepgreat-grandchildren; and a half-sister, Sharron (Earl) Simmons of Curve Lake, Ontario, Canada.
She was preceded in death by her parents and many aunts and uncles.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc., 2 Bank St., Smethport, where funeral and committal services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Randall Headley, pastor of the United Methodist Church of Crosby, officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Smethport.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Patterson Cancer Center, 1001 E. Second St., Coudersport, PA 16915; or the McKean County SPCA, 80 Glenwood Ave., Bradford, PA 16701.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc., Smethport.
Online condolences may be made at www.hartle-tarboxfuneralhomes.com.