Margaret M. Puklavage

Margaret M. Puklavage, 87, of Schuylkill Avenue, Tamaqua, died Monday, Feb. 18, in the Hometown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Hometown.
She had been employed by the Tamaqua Area School District.
Born in Mary-D, she was a daughter of the late Zigmund and Margaret (Pollack) Puklavage.
She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Tamaqua, and its Ladies Auxiliary.
Surviving are a brother, Edward, and his wife, Helen, of Tamaqua; a brother-in-law, Dale Sheaffer of Allentown; and nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Marie Sheaffer.
Services: Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Tamaqua, with the Rev. William Linkchorst officiating. Interment, Sky-View Memorial Park, Hometown. Call 10-10:45 a.m. Thursday in the church. Arrangements by E. Franklin Griffiths Funeral Home, 655 E. Broad St., Tamaqua. Online registry and condolences may be signed at www.griffithsfuneralhomes.com.

Published in Times News on Feb. 19, 2013