Stella T. Haraczka

STELLA T. HARACZKA, 94, OF LOWER POTTSGROVE Stella T. (Trojan) Haraczka, 94, of Lower Pottsgrove Twp., widow of Walter Haraczka, died Sunday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was a daughter of the late Jacob and Mary (Glowacz) Trojan. Stella was employed by various companies and retired from Ajax Stamping & Manufacturing of Collegeville as a machine operator. She was a member of Saint Aloysius Catholic Church, Pottstown. Stella was raised in Linfield and was known for her love of cooking and was a huge Polka fan. She is survived by one daughter, Helen D., wife of William Hunsberger, Pottstown; two sisters, Jenny Cisick, Boyertown, and Clare Guntick, Phoenixville; seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one son, Thomas J. Haraczka; five brothers, and two sisters. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday October 3, 2012 from the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, 359 King St. Pottstown. Burial will be in Saint Aloysius Catholic Cemetery, Lower Pottsgrove Twp. There will be a viewing from 9 until 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made in her memory to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, P.O. Box 515 Northampton, MA 01061-0515. Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA. Our web site exists to serve the friends and family of the deceased. Go to to extend sympathies and access additional service details.

Published in The Mercury on Oct. 2, 2012