Marjorie M. (Hackitt) Sarla, 87, wife of Ralph M. Sarla, of Woodlyn Drive, Upper Providence Twp., passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
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Mrs. Sarla was born on Nov. 19, 1925, in North Bergen Twp., Bergen County, N.J., and was a daughter of the late John J. and Julia G. (Baach) Hackitt.
She was a graduate of Emerson High School, Union City, N.J. She and her husband and children moved to Upper Providence in 1968.
"Marge" dedicated her life to her family and friends. Her favorite pastimes were reading, needlepoint, cooking, and emailing her family and friends.
In addition to her husband of 65 years, Mrs. Sarla is survived by her children, James M. Sarla, of Douglass Twp., Berks County, and Lynn Sarla-Kubovetz, wife of William Kubovetz, of Orlando, Fla., along with 11 nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, John Hackitt Jr. and Jacqueline Muhlenkamp.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5 at the Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., 21 Main St., Trappe, with the Rev. Thomas T. Kochenderfer Jr., Pastor Emeritus, St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Audubon, officiating. Burial will be in Augustus Lutheran Cemetery, Trappe.
Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Trappe Fire Co. Ambulance, 20 W. 5th Ave., Trappe, PA 19426.
Published in The Mercury on Dec. 2, 2012