Phyllis Ann Perry

Phyllis Ann Perry, 87, of Bloomville, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin.

Phyllis was born Dec. 7, 1930, in Tiffin, as the daughter of Harry L. and Inez L. (Kerchner) Diemer. She married Noah L. Perry Feb. 23, 1949, and he preceded her in death.

Phyllis will be sadly missed by her four sons, Chris Perry of Florida, Harry Perry of Virginia, Tim (Nancy) Perry of Tiffin and Stephen Perry of Michigan; four daughters, Susan (John) Trausch of Tiffin, Nancy (John) Conley of Tiffin, Deborah (Tom) Cook of Bloomville and Pamela (Kevin) Hunter of Republic; 18 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Carol Brown of Clyde.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Larry; and two brothers.

Phyllis was an aide at Tiffin State Hospital for many years and had also been employed at Monaco’s Bakery and J.J. Newberry in Tiffin. She also was a former member of Tiffin’s Women Club. Phyllis loved to read. Her favorites were mysteries and Harlequin romance novels. She enjoyed crocheting and working in her vegetable and flower gardens. Her favorite past time was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

The funeral for Phyllis will take place at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bloomville EMS or Bliss Memorial Public Library of Bloomville.

Timson & Melroy Funeral Home, Caledonia, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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