James W. Mackey, age 82, passed away peacefully Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at the Livingston Co. CNR in Mt. Morris.
Jim was born January 17, 1937 in Warsaw, a son of Wilson & Catherine (Harcleroad) Mackey. He was a former employee at Shay Trucking and Main Tire for over 43 years. He also worked for a time at the TB Hospital in Mt. Morris. In addition to his parents, Jim was also predeceased by his 1st wife, Barbara (Isaman) Mackey; his 2nd wife, Shirley (Gates) (Eddy) Mackey; his twin brother, Jack Mackey and a sister, Barbara Rizzo.
He was a previous member of the Dansville Presbyterian Church
He enjoyed working, driving, bowling in the Men's Tuesday Night Bowling League, softball, the Pittsburgh Steelers and caring for his dog.
Jim is survived by his daughter, Michelle Mackey (Wayne Englert); brother, Richard Mackey; his aunt, Ann Harcleroad; several nieces, nephews, cousins and his dog "Betsy the Boss".
Friends may call 12-2 pm Sunday at the Chamberlin – Baird Funeral Home, 73 Main St., Dansville, where a memorial service will be held at 2 pm.
Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice or any animal shelter.