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In Memory of

Barbara A. Olatta

August 21, 1955 - September 9, 2017

Obituary


Barbara A. Olatta, 62, of Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey, passed away suddenly on September 9, 2017. Barbara was born in Cleveland, Ohio, was a graduate of Whippany Park High School and a graduate of William Paterson College with a Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. Barb embraced her true passion for golf and became a teaching golf professional most recently at Farmstead Golf and Country Club in Lafayette, New Jersey. She was a member of the LPGA Teaching and Golf Professionals. Barb got her most enjoyment teaching children the fine game of golf. Barb was also...

Barbara A. Olatta, 62, of Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey, passed away suddenly on September 9, 2017. Barbara was born in Cleveland, Ohio, was a graduate of Whippany Park High School and a graduate of William Paterson College with a Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. Barb embraced her true passion for golf and became a teaching golf professional most recently at Farmstead Golf and Country Club in Lafayette, New Jersey. She was a member of the LPGA Teaching and Golf Professionals. Barb got her most enjoyment teaching children the fine game of golf. Barb was also an enthusiastic skier and loved watching others enjoy the sport as much as she did. She is survived by her beloved spouse Susanne Stager, parents John and Eleanore Olatta, sisters Mary Ellen Olatta and Amy Dixon, and nieces Elise and Kara Dixon who will all miss her dearly. A celebration of Barb's life will be held at Farmstead Golf and Country Club, 88 Lawrence Road, Lafayette, New Jersey 07848, on Sunday, 12 noon, November 19, 2017. In lieu of flowers contributions may kindly be made in her memory to: Alzheimer's New Jersey, 400 Morris Ave, Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365. The Goble Funeral Home, 22 Main St, Sparta, New Jersey 07871 is in charge of arrangements.