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Darla Jaye (Malkowski) Polifka

September 14, 1956 ~ September 16, 2023 (age 67) 67 Years Old


Darla Polifka, 67, of La Grange passed away Saturday at her residence. She was the daughter of Robert and Delores Fanslau Malkowski. Mrs. Darla was a cook at B&G Grill. In addition to her work, she enjoyed time spent with her family and friends.

At this time, no formal services will be held.

Darla is survived by her children, Amanda Jean Gatewood of the home and Barry Polifka of Mt. Olive; a sister, Sharon VerDoot and husband, Milton of New Bern; and three grandchildren.

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