Phyllis Ida (Endriss) Montondo, 80, of St. Augustine passed away peacefully Jan. 2, 2017, at the Bailey Family Center for Caring. She was born July 2, 1936, in New Orleans to Anton Endriss and Elinor Dammling. She spent the majority of her life in Connecticut working and raising her three children, Donna, Alan and Sally. Upon her retirement, she remarried in 1993 and eventually relocated to St. Augustine in 1998.
She is survived by her husband, James Montondo Sr.; her children Donna Fernandes (Jeffrey), Alan Alterisi (Mary Ann Olguin), Sally Walsh (Kevin), Bridgette Higgins (Robert), James Montondo Jr., and Mark Montondo (Laura); her grandchildren, Jocelyn Fernandes, Hugo Olguin, James Niland IV, Craig Wolff, Kelly Morris (Tom), Robyn Higgins, Mandy and Kelsey Montondo; and great-grandchildren, Aiden and Wyatt Morris. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her sisters, Shirley Scanlon, Dorothy Claflin and her granddaughter, Justine Fernandes.
Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257.
St. John's Family Funeral Home & Crematory
385 SR 207
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Published in St. Augustine Record from Jan. 10 to Jan. 11, 2017