Margie E. Willard, age 92, formerly of Christiana, passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Conestoga View. She was the wife of the late Jesse C. Willard who passed away on February 8, 2009. Born in Parkesburg, daughter of the late Ralph & Alma Wright Yost. She was a member of the Christiana United Methodist Church, where she was a Sunday School helper. She worked at the Moores Memorial Library as a librarian assistant. She graduated from the former Christiana High School class of 1945. She was a member of the Christiana American Legion Ladies Auxiliary. Margie was a very active resident of Conestoga View, involved in the Garden Club, Chimes, choir, Golden Girls and senior games. The Willard family would like to thank the staff of Conestoga View for the wonderful care their mother received. Surviving are two children: Connie wife of Keith Macon of Christiana, Timothy Willard of Quarryville, 3 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a granddaughter Renee Willard and two brothers: Ralph & Harry Yost.
Funeral service will take place at the Shivery Funeral Home, 111 Elizabeth Street, Christiana, PA, on Friday, June 28th at 11 a.m. with a viewing time from 10 a.m. until time of service. Pastor Sam Masteller will be officiating. Interment will take place in the Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Christiana United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 45, Christiana, PA 17509.