Obituaries » Margaret Stash
April 23, 2020
April 23, 2020
Margaret Stash, 87, of Phillipsburg, NJ, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at Brakeley Park Center in Phillipsburg, NJ.
Margaret was born in Wilkes-Barre Township, a daughter of the late Adam and Anna Mislan Demchalk. She was a graduate of Wilkes-Barre Township High School. Margaret was employed by Marshall’s in Edison, NJ for over 20 years, before her retirement.
Margaret was a member of St. Cecilia’s Roman Catholic Church in Iselin, NJ, for more than 40 years.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Stash, on June 21, 2014, and by her siblings, Shirley Talacka and Adam Demchalk.
Surviving are her daughters, Elaine Smalley, Woodstock, GA, Diane ‘De De’ Stash, Bridgewater, NJ, Jo Ann Murray, Alpha, NJ; grandchildren, Michael, Ann Marie, Jeffrey, Jason, Jessica; great-grandchildren, MacKensie and Christian; brother, Jack Demchalk and his wife, Mary Ellen, Frederick, MD; and sister, Nancy Krincek, Atlanta, GA.
Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no public calling hours. A public celebration of Margaret’s life and a Memorial Mass will be held at a later date.
Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.
Online condolences can be sent by visiting Margaret’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.