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Phyllis Wheeler Howard Gneiting

AGE: 87 • Hockessin

Phyllis Wheeler Howard Gneiting, age 87, of Hockessin, DE, passed away on February 16, 2016 at home.

Phyllis was happiest when working in her garden. She enjoyed knitting sweaters for under-privileged children around the world, and caps and blankets for babies who had nothing but a diaper. She was a long-time member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Phyllis was pre-deceased by her husband, Robert T. Howard. She is survived by her husband, Charles R. Gneiting; four sons, Glenn C. Moore of West Grove, PA, Richard C. Moore of San Diego, CA, John D. Moore of Middletown, Jeffery L. Moore of Wilmington and their wives. She is also survived by three step-sons, James L. Howard of Newark, John R. Howard of Philadelphia, Thomas L. Howard of Newark and their wives; plus 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 3:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday February 21, 2016 at the CHANDLER FUNERAL HOME, 7230 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Monday February 22 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 143 Dickenson Lane, West Haven, Wilmington where friends may call one hour prior. Interment will be held Monday afternoon at 4:00 pm at Chester Cemetery in Chestertown, MD.

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Published in The News Journal from Feb. 18 to Feb. 20, 2016
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