Ned Jeffery Markle, age 59, Mainville Drive, Bloomsburg, died at 7:38 a. m. Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at The Manor At Penn Village in Selinsgrove where he was a patient for two days.
Born in Rochester, New York on January 11, 1959, he was the son of the late Ned H. and Shirley J. (Steffen) Markle. He resided in Main Township for 15 years and spent his earlier life in Danville.
He was a 1977 graduate of the Columbia-Montour Vocational Technical School where he studied auto body repair. Over the years he was employed at Weis Markets, Hawkins Chevrolet, Berwick Forge, Milton Manufacturing, and he retired last year from ACF, Industries, Milton where he had worked for nearly 20 years.
Ned was a life member of the West Berwick Hose Company and also belonged to the East End Fire Company and Continental Fire Co., both of Danville; the Mainville Sportsman’s Club, Morris Run American Legion, Danville Rod & Gun Club, and the Danville Moose Club.
He greatly enjoyed hunting, fishing, shooting, racing, hockey, bowling, golf, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.
Ned is survived by a brother, Gregory J. Markle of Bloomsburg.
Funeral services will be held in the Roat-Kriner Funeral Home, 1133 Bloom Road, Danville, on Friday, July 27, 2018, at 5 p. m. Friends may call from 4-5 p. m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third Street, Williamsport, PA 17701.
American Cancer Society
1248 E. Third Street, Williamsport PA 17701