Phyllis H. Gammon, 89, of
17 Grotto Drive Danville PA 17821, where she had resided since May 2009 and
formerly of Marcellus, NY, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2010 in Danville,
PA. She was born December 12, 1920 in Mineola NY, the daughter of the
late Alfred S. and Anita H. Hecht.
Phyllis graduated from
Great Neck High School in Great Neck, NY and from Smith College in
Northampton, MA. She was employed for 10 years as a secretary by the
National Headquarters Episcopal Church in New York, NY and was Site Manager
for 17 years for the PEACE, Inc Senior Citizen Nutrition Center in
Phyllis was an active
member of St. Johnís Episcopal Church in Marcellus, NY and a 25-year
volunteer for the Marcellus Free Library.
She is survived by her
husband of 59 years, Alan L. Gammon. Also surviving is one son, David
Gammon of Pittsford, VT and two daughters; Catherine Bastian of Danville, PA
and Cynthia Gammon of Houston, TX. She is also survived by five
grandchildren and one brother, Edward Hecht of Dallas, TX.
A memorial service will
be at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to
St Johnís Episcopal Church, Marcellus or the Marcellus Free Library.