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Clara B. (Targos) Spoljarick

August 17, 1924 ~ June 30, 2021 (age 96) 96 Years Old


Clara B. (Targos) Spoljarick, age 96, of Herbert, PA passed away on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at the home of her granddaughter, Susan Lowry and her husband William and their daughter, Lillian with whom she resided.

She was born on August 17, 1924 in Searights, PA

Daughter of the late Joseph and Ann (Yednock) Targos

Clara was a member of the former St. Procopius R.C. Church of New Salem, PA

Clara had a great love for travelling and also for her church.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband:  Steve Spoljarick

Her son:  Ronald "85" Spoljarick

Also by two brothers:  Andy and Joseph Targos

eight sisters:  Mary Marovitz, Rose Lewellen, Ann Queen, Irma Fallon, Dorothy Paterno, Madge Miller, Helen Varvaro, and Matilda Zidek 

Clara was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Clara is survived by her daughter:  Stephanie Patterson and husband Gary - Youngwood, PA

daughter-in-law:  Theresa Spoljarick Turtzer

four grandchildren:  Greg Patterson, Susan Lowry and husband William, Michelle Reed and husband Josh, and Ronald Spoljarick.

eight great-grandchildren:  Lillian Lowry, Ronnie Spoljarick, Talon Spoljarick, Alyssa Patterson, Hannah Patterson, Will Reed, Mackenzie Reed, and Luke Reed

Special Friend:   Mary DeRose

Friends will be received in The Dearth Funeral Home 35 South Mill Street New Salem, PA on Monday, July 5th from 2-8PM and on Tuesday, July 6th until 9:30AM where a Prayer Service will be held followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00AM at St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church - Footedale Site - with Rev. Fr. Marlon Pates as Celebrant.  Interment will follow in St. Rita's Cemetery, Connellsville, PA.


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July 5, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

Prayer Service
July 6, 2021

9:30 AM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

Funeral Mass
July 6, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church - Footedale Site
528 Footedale Road
New Salem, PA 15468


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