Phyllis Nye

Phyllis Ann Nye Sept. 16, 1924 - March 30, 2014 ELKHART - Phyllis Ann Nye, 89, passed away at her home on Sunday, March 30, 2014. She was born September 16, 1924, in Elkhart, to Ralph & Audra (Moist) Nye. Surviving are a sister, Beverly J. Tudor of Elkhart; 2 nieces, Debra (Grant) Humbarger of Elkhart and Kathy (Michael) Stutsman of Goshen; a nephew, David (Julie) Tudor of Oakhurst, CA; 9 great-nieces and nephews, and 16 great-great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, James Nye. Phyllis graduated from Elkhart High School in 1942, graduated from Presbyterian School of Nursing in Chicago in 1946, received her BS from the University of Maryland, and then received her Master's from Loyola University of Nursing. She worked at Elkhart General Hospital, many VA hospitals throughout the country, and then retired from Hubbard Hill Estates. Phyllis was also a member of the Indiana Genealogical Society, Humane Society and Audubon Society. Visitation for family and friends will be for 1 hour prior to the 11:00 a.m. Saturday Celebration of Life Service at the Central Christian Church. Rev. Dr. Mike Wills will preside. Cremation has taken place. Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be given to the Central Christian Church or to the Pet Refuge in Mishawaka.

Funeral Home

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home
700 E. Jackson Blvd. Elkhart, IN 46516
574 295-2323

Published in South Bend Tribune on Apr. 2, 2014