Skarka, Margaret Ernestine.Margaret was born on July 30, 1917 in Willimantic, CT and was the second-born child and second daughter of Charles (Karol) Skarka and Anna Misovich Skarka. Charles and Anna had four children:Irene (Martin), Margaret, Bessie (O'Reilly) and Charles Skarka, Jr. Margaret's family moved to New York City around 1922. Margaret moved to upstate New York and bought a home in the hamlet of Mellenville in Columbia County in/around 1949. Margaret opened and ran Peggy's Beauty Shop until her retirement. Margaret married Peter George Akelaitis in April 1951 (divorced ~1968). Margaret has two daughters, Charlene Jane (née Akelaitis) Gunsett Jones (Cary, NC) and Lorraine Beth (née Akelaitis) Rizzi (Ghent, NY). Margaret passed away on July 9, 2009 and was buried in Ghent Memorial Cemetery on August 1, 2009. Families ties include:Bednar, Brooks, Gabriel, Gray, Kozel, Kozelka and Potochek or Chotek.