Phillips, Reta M. HANNACROIX Reta M. Phillips, 76, entered eternal life Monday, November 8, 2010 at home with her daughter by her side. Reta enjoyed camping with her husband and family, bowling, gardening, music, dancing, cooking and a host of other hobbies including building doll houses and caring for her many pets. Reta was predeceased by her husband Dean E. Phillips. Survivors include her daughter, Sheila (Mike) Murphy of Glenville; brother, James Spaulding of Buffalo; grandchildren, Deana Datri, Melissa (Steven) Leto and Phillip Murphy; great-grandchildren, Sheila Weidman, Melody Datri and Cristiano Leto. Reta was predeceased by her sister Marion Bieniak, niece Luann Bieniak and great-grandson Stevano Leto. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, November 12 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Burial will follow in Chestnut Lawn Cemetery, New Baltimore. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. Contributions in memory of Reta may be made to the American Cancer Society
or Community Hospice of Schenectady.