Phyllis I. Zellers

Mrs. Phyllis I. Zellers, 84, formerly of Lehighton, died Monday, Nov. 26, in the Brookmont Health Care Center, Effort.
She was the widow of William Zellers Jr., who died in 1984.
She was a sewing machine operator for the former Pam Sportswear, Lehighton, before retiring in 1986.Born in Peterborough, England, she was a daughter of the late George and Sarah (Robinson) Panton.
She was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Golden Agers of
Surviving are a daughter, Sharon Flickinger of Palmerton; two sons, Colin, and his wife, Carol, of Palmerton, and Roger L., and his wife, Ruth, of Marietta, Ga.; a sister, Jean Jackson of Peterborough; four grandchildren, Melissa, James, Joel and Kimberly; and seven great-grandchildren, Brandon, Sarah, Stephen, Joshua, Matthew, William and Erika.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Vera Martin.
Service: Private funeral service at convenience of family. Arrangements by Campton Funeral Home, 525 Delaware Ave., Palmerton. Contributions in her name may be made to the St. Jude's Research Hospital, c/o the funeral home, 18071. Online condolences can be offered at

Published in Times News on Nov. 27, 2012