Mrs. Phyllis T. Savage, 73, beloved spouse of Edward J. Savage of Hillsgrove, passed away on Friday, Feb. 18, 2011.
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Phyllis was born in Camden, N.J., on Jan. 29, 1938, a daughter of the late Joseph and Lena DiAntonio Miraglia. She graduated from Our Lady of the Angels Academy in Haddonfield, N.J. a member of the class of 1957. She married Edward J. Savage of Deptford on April 26, 1958. They resided in Deptford, N.J. and retired first to Muncy Valley in 1984 and later to Hillsgrove in 2002.
Phyllis was an active member of St. Basil's Church and a Eucharist Minister. She enjoy her flower garden, traveling, word puzzles, knitting and walking. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great granddaughters.
Surviving are two sons, Edward (Jenn) Savage III of Turnersville, N.J., Joseph (Diane) Savage of Woodbury, N.J.; two daughters, Maryanne Savage of Muncy Valley, Pa., Debbi (Bill) Martiner of Churchville, Pa.; a brother, Paul (Penny Sue) Miraglia of Carolina Shores, N.C.; a sister: Jo-Ann Johnston, Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.; three grandchildren Trevor, Trinna and Brandon; and two great-granddaughters, Ava and Cameron
A Transferal Service will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011 at the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 206 Water St., Dushore, Pa., and will be followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Basil's Church, Dushore, Pa., with the Rev. Joseph R. Hornick, her pastor, presiding. Interment will be in St. Basil's Cemetery.
Friends may call on from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 21 at the funeral home.
The family will provide the flowers and request that Memorial Contribution be directed to the Endless Mountains Pregnancy Care Center, 27 West Main St., Canton, PA 17724.
To send condolences or sign the e-guestbook, please go to www.homerfuneralhome.com.
Published in Daily Review from Feb. 19 to Feb. 20, 2011