James Larkin, age 87 of Evans City passed away Saturday morning November 14, 2020, in the family homestead, where he was born March 13, 1933 to the late George and Birdie Pfeifer Larkin.
Jim was a life member of the Westminster U.P. Church, where he had served many positions in the church.
He graduated from Evans City High School in 1951 and had attended Geneva College for engineering.
He worked as an engineer for MSA, and later became an independent contractor, owning his own construction business.
Jim enjoyed deer hunting and was an avid nature watcher.
He was preceded in death by one daughter Kathy, one grandson, one brother and four sisters.
Jim is survived by his wife Carol Spencer Larkin who he married June 30, 1956, three daughters, Marcia Simms of Butler, Heidi (Dan) Bieber of Slippery Rock and Wendy (Don) Kosak of Hilo, HI, nine grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and his ex son-in-law, Bruce.
Friends of James Larkin, who died Saturday November 14, 2020 will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Tuesday November 17,2020 at the A. Carl Kinsey-Ronald N. Volz Funeral Home, 328 W. Main St., Evans City, PA.
A funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday November 18, 2020 at the funeral home with his pastor the Rev. Dr. Thomas Harmon officiating.
Jim will be laid to rest in the Evans City Cemetery.