Barbara Halupke Cerra, 83, Childs, died Thursday, April 7, 2011, in the Mid Valley Hospital, Peckville.


Barbara Halupke Cerra, 83, Childs, died Thursday, April 7, 2011, in the Mid Valley Hospital, Peckville, after an illness. Her husband, Michael “Mickey” Cerra, died November 30, 2004.
Born in Childs, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Pauline Halupke.
She was a member of the St. Rose Church, Carbondale.
Surviving are: two daughters - Paulette Kreblosky, Carbondale Twp., and Joan Cerra, Olyphant; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; a brother, Basil Halupke, Binghamton, N.Y.; a sister, Evelyn Przbylski, N.J.; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by: a brother, Michael Halupke; and three sisters - Mary Pascoe, Phyllis Kucharski and Joanne Halupke.
A private funeral was held from the Lawrence A. Gabriel Funeral Homes, 74 N. Main St., Carbondale, with Mass at St. Rose of Lima Church.
Entombment in Mother of Sorrows Cemetery Mausoleum, Finch Hill.