Anna M. Phillips,
86, died Monday, September 29, 2008 at Grandview Health Homes, Inc. Danville
PA where she had been a guest for the past two years. She had formerly
resided at 4 Kaseville Road Danville PA for nearly 60 years. She was born
April 25, 1922 in Danville PA the daughter of the late Morgan J. and
Margaret E. Kashner Herman.
graduated from Danville High School. She had been previously employed as an
aide by Grandview Health Homes, Inc. She was a member of the former St.
John’s United Church of Christ Mausdale PA.
One of her
greatest joys was listening to Christian music on the radio and also enjoyed
She was preceded
in death by her husband of 57 years, Pershing C. Phillips, Sr. who died
August 18, 2003. They were married March 4, 1946. She is survived by one
son, Pershing C. Phillips, II of Missoula, Montana and one daughter, Anna
Mae Fritz and her husband Gary of Danville PA. Also surviving are six
grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by
one brother Thomas E. Herman of Danville PA and three sisters; Mildred K.
Hawk, Ruth V. Krum and Sara L. Crossley; all of Danville PA. Numerous
nieces and nephews also survive her. In addition to her husband, she was
preceded in death by one grandson, Pershing C. Phillips, III and two
brothers; James K. “Jim” Herman and John M. Herman. One sister, Mary E.
Cooke also preceded her in death.
friends are invited to attend funeral services Saturday, October 4, 2008 at
11:00 AM from the Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville
PA with the Reverend Nathan King Community Alliance Church Lightstreet PA.
Burial will be private in Straub’s Lutheran Cemetery Danville PA. Friends
will be received from 9:00 AM until the time of service.