margaret james
Margaret B. 'Marge' James, 80, of Weirton, died Monday, September 20, 2004 at Barbara Hatch Home Care. Born July 6, 1924, She was the daughter of the late Peter and Caroline Steffan Nagy. In addition to her parents, was preceded in death by her brother Joseph Nagy and sister, Helen Krivak. Marge was a homemaker and a very special Gee Gee. Marge’s survivors include her husband Elmer Lee James, whom she married April 9, 1947; sons Ken James and his wife Mary Lou and Gerald A. James and his wife Nancy; sister Ida Vargo; sister-in-law Elizabeth Nagy and grandson Ken James II, who was the “light of her life”, all of Weirton. She also leaves several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received Thursday 2-4 and 7-9PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at 12 Noon Friday at St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church. Entombment will follow at St. Paul Cemetery Mausoleum, Weirton. Share tributes with her family at

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  1. Ken and family, Sorry to hear of your loss. She was always so nice to me as she was to everyone. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Sincerely, Jerry Hamill

  2. Dear Kenny and Mary Lou, Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers at this time. I remember your mom as a very gracious lady who was always a true BlueWaver!!

  3. Dear Ken and family… So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. What a beautiful lady she was!! Please know we’re keeping you in our thoughts and prayers! God bless … Marlene

  4. Dearest Kenny and Family, I have such fond memories of your Mom. I will never have corn on the cob without thinking about her because she always cut it off the cob for you. As I child I always felt safe and welcome in her kitchen. She was always so kind to me. Take care of yourselves and know that your memories of her will continue to become sweeter. Being so far away in Texas doesn’t keep me from thinking of you and Overlook Drive often. I am so glad she got to be a Grandma. With Hearfelt Love and Prayers, Nancy Grubbs Burford

  5. We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother/wife. We know how hard it was to see her these last few months. She is at peace now and so can you be knowing she’s not suffering anymore. Mr. James has little BoBo to keep him company and I think he does a good job at that. Your family is in our prayers. Ken and Penny Lahr

  6. Dear Kenny & Family: I was so sorry to hear about your Mom. She was a wonderful lady and a great neighbor. She was so nice to me when I was a little girl and equally as nice to my children when they were growing up here on Landview. I lost my own mother in Feb. under similar circumstances. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Norma

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