Margaret T. Walacavage


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Margaret T. Walacavage, 89, of Girardville, died Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Schuylkill Center, Pottsville.

Born in Ashland, July 17,1923, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary Moran Sullivan.

She was a member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Parish, Girardville.

Preceding her in death were her husband, William Walacavage, in 1980; a daughter, Yvonne Walacavage, in 2008; and a sister, Loretta Ottinger.

Surviving are two daughters, Margaret Eakin, Carlisle, and Georgeanne Walacavage, Girardville; a son, Walter Walacavage, Pitman; a sister, Rose Mary Sullivan, Springfield; grandchildren, Kristen Eakin, Kieth Eakin, Lauren Dunkle and Larissa Eakin; three great-grandchildren, Kayla, Althan and Lian; nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Wednesday, June 26, at St. Joseph Church, Girardville, with the Rev. Edward B. Connolly officiating. Interment was in St. Joseph Cemetery, Fountain Springs. Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Ashland, was also in charge of arrangements.

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