Breann "Bree" Tatarka, 26, of Lenox Township, PA, lost her life on Friday, May 6, 2022 due to an ATV accident.
Born May 1, 1996 in Cooper City, FL, she was the daughter of the late Scott Tatarka and the late Barbara Valentine.
She moved to Pennsylvania to be with her Poppy in April of 2012 and went back and forth from each state until 2017. She was the head cook at The Mountain View Restaurant in Clifford, PA, and a cook at Simpler Times in Forest City, PA. She loved spending her days off at Round Pond Lake, Riding the ATV and 4-Wheelers, and spending time at her favorite bar, the Mountain View Tavern, with her favorite people.
May her soul rest in peace and may she find happiness in the afterlife. We will love you forever Bree.
She is survived by one sister: Heather Tatarka Flynn and husband, Alexander; a nephew: Collin Flynn; and her fiancé: Sean Morris; and several cousins.
She was also preceded in death by her grandparents: Frank and Ann Louise Valentine.
The funeral was held Monday, May 16, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. from the Shifler-Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 18 Airport Road, Clifford, PA, with Rev. Michael J. Kirwin, pastor of St. John Vianney Parish, officiating. Interment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Greenfield Township, PA.
Pallbearers: Heather Tatarka, Alexander Flynn, Sean Morris, Gary VanVleck, Joseph Valentine and Ricky DeNike.
Viewing hours were held Sunday, May 15, 2022 from 5-7 p.m.