MARGESON, Jack E. of Port Charlotte, FL and formerly of Horseheads, NY passed away on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at the age of 82. Jack was born on September 24, 1934 in Corning, NY a son of the late Ray and Barbara Hurd Margeson. Jack is also predeceased by his son, Paul Margeson. He retired from Columbia Gas, was a County Legislator and member of the Horseheads Fire Dept. and the Horseheads Elks BPOE#2297. He was also very active in the Horseheads Little League and Notre Dame High School Basketball. Jack is survived by his wife of over 62 years, Maria Clifford Margeson; son, Mark (Sandy) Margeson; daughters, Cindy (Mike) Stowell, Michelle (James) Kelley and Mary Ann VanHouten; eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren; brother, Jerry Margeson; sister, Anne Confer and several nieces, nephews and cousins. A Celebration will be held at the request of the family at a future date. The family graciously accepts remembrances with donations in Jack's memory to Horseheads Fire and Rescue Co., 134 N. Main St. Horseheads, NY 14845. Condolences and words of comfort may be expressed in Jack's Book of Memories at www.sullivansfuneralhome.com.