Varacalli, Bernadette "Bernie", age 74 of Villas, NJ passed away on June 4, 2021 in Stratford, NJ.
Bernadette was born in South Philadelphia to Rose and Albert Giorla on January 14, 1947. She went to South Philadelphia High School and graduated in 1964. She worked for Authentic Sportswear for a number of years. She enjoyed reading, crocheting and quilting. She was involved in the women's group at Cape May Lutheran Church.
Bernadette is survived by her two children Michael Civera (Nancy) and Deanna Dower (Gary), 4 grandchildren, and brothers Joseph Giorla (Martha) and Albert Giorla (Adeline). She is preceded in death by her husband Rocco Varacalli and her parents, Albert and Rose Giorla.
Funeral services will be held at 11am on Thursday, June 10th, 2021 at the Evoy Funeral Home, 3218 Bayshore Rd., N Cape May; an hour of viewing will be held prior to service from 10am – 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bernie's memory can be sent to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Ave, Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 or online at www.pancan.org.