Shirley Scarl, 77, of Slatington, formerly of Lehigh Township and Mertztown, died Sunday, June 8, 2014 in her home. She was the wife of the late Douglas H. Scarl, Sr. Born in Catasauqua, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Mildred (Frantz) Bernd. Throughout her working career, Shirley worked in restaurant management, as a nurse, and as a certified EMT. Her greatest love though, was dog breeding. A member of the AKC, Shirley trained and bred German Shepherds and Bouviers some of which worked on the K9 force. She was instrumental in the creation of the Lehigh Township Ambulance, and was also a member of the Lehigh Valley Dog Club. Survivors: Sons; Harold Scarl and wife Wanda of Mertztown, Rockie Scarl, Sr. and wife Ann of Whitehall. Daughter; Tami Scarl Hauck and fiancé Barry Hausman, Jr. of Slatington. Grandchildren; Barry Hausman, III, April Scarl, Rockie Scarl, Jr., Amanda Scarl, Candice Wilson, and Michael Scarl. 4 Great Grandchildren. Sister; Alva Reightler. Shirley was predeceased by a son, Douglas Scarl, Jr. and a brother Donald Bernd. Services: 11 am Thursday, June 12, 2014, Harding Funeral Home, 25-27 N. Second Street, Slatington. Calling hour 6-8 pm Wednesday June 11 and 10-11 am Thursday at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Neffs Union Cemetery.