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Margaret Jean St. James

Sunday, September 12, 1937
Monday, January 11, 2021
Bellingham, WA

Margaret Jean St. James, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 11th, 2021 at Highgate Memory Care in Bellingham, WA. She was fondly referred to as Peg or Margo.

Margaret was born to George L. St. James and Dorothy Wellman on September 12, 1937 in Bellingham, WA. She attended Mt. Baker High and Bellingham schools. She lived in San Francisco, CA, France, and Orcas Island.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Dorothy, and her husband Paul Avery. She is survived by her son Donald, sister Claudette (Gerrit) Sterk, brothers George (Marilyn) St. James and John Wachter, three grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She will be truly missed by her family and friends.

You can see a slideshow about her life using the following link: https://youtu.be/-FGyRd4c7Aw

You can share your memories of Margaret here in the comments section below.

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Submitted by Judy Harvey on

Dear Donny and Family,

We are so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing.  The slide show was amazing and so well done.  Lot's of wonderful memories.  Sending our love and sympathy,  Judy & Jim Harvey

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