Deaths Death Notices
PALKA - Sharon Age 75, of LaPlata, MD was called home to be with our Lord on June 9, 2016. She was born in Buffalo, NY on January 20, 1941 to the late Norman and Frances Priester, Sr. Sharon was the epitome of kindness, generosity, grace and overwhelming selflessness. She was a devout woman of faith and a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. Sharon is survived by her children Scott Palka, Mark Palka (Mary) and Amy Abad (Mark); brother Norman Priester, Jr. (Audrey); grandchildren Katelyn, Emily, Leah, Caleigh, Matthew and Marea.
On Saturday, June 25th, the family will receive friends inside the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church in Orchard Park, NY from 9 AM until the 10 AM Mass of Christian Burial. The immediate family will hold a private interment service at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Cheektowaga, NY at a later time.
Memorial contributions in Sharon's memory may be made to St. Ignatius Church Chapel Point, located at 8855 Chapel Pt. Rd. Port Tobacco, MD 20677. Online condolences made to the family at arehartechols.com