Of Espyville, PA, and formerly of Monroeville, age 67, died peacefully at home in her sleep on Monday, February 8, 2021. Barbara was the wife of Bernard Juracko for over 30 years. She was born on October 27, 1953 to the late John K. Hersak (founder of John’s Leader Drug in Turtle Creek) and Hazel Hempel Hersak. Barbara was preceded in death by her brother Carl Hersak and her niece LeeAnn Johnson. She is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Throughout her life Barbara was a devoted dog owner and leaves behind her beloved Black Lab, Sally.
Over the years, Barbara enjoyed various hobbies. She made wonderful, crocheted blankets and enjoyed gardening and feeding wild birds throughout out the year.
Barbara’s visitation and service will be private to her family.
She will be laid to rest in Restland Cemetery, Monroeville.
Arrangements with Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home, Turtle Creek/Monroeville Chapel. 412-823-9350