Clara S. Berk, 95, of Hillsboro (formerly of Herculaneum), entered into rest on Sunday, October 12, 2014, at Mercy Hospital Jefferson. Clara was retired as a hair stylist. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family. Born June 30, 1919 in New Britain, Pennsylvania; she was the daughter of the late Franklin and Katie (Nee Rumler) Schaffer. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter J. Berk and a son, Samuel Schaeffer.
Her surviving family members are her son, James Berk of Hillsboro; a granddaughter, Chrystal Berk of High Ridge and one great-grandson, Ian Travis Taylor.
She will be interred in the Whitemarsh Memorial Park Cemetery in Ambler, PA.