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Phyllis Ann Stephenson, 68

April 23, 2014

Phyllis Ann Stephenson, 68, of Lancaster, passed away on April 18, 2014.

Born in Clearfield, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John F. and Lila (Speicher) Stephenson. 

She is survived by one sister, Mary E. Yarnal; six nieces and nephews, John S. Stephenson, Daniel K. Stephenson, Frank Yarnal, Stephanie Van Deusen, Shawnne Welch and Sharlynn Mavrich; and five great-nieces and nephews, Benjamin, Ian and Jack Van Deusen and Hannah and Madeline Welch.

Phyllis was preceded in death by a brother, John H. Stephenson.

She worked 25 years for Shortway Products in Clearfield County, followed by 22 years as a certified nurse’s aide at Moravian Manor in Lititz, Pa. At the Manor, she treated each resident she cared for with dignity and compassion, carrying out her duties with steadfastness. 

Phyllis will be remembered as a meticulous and faithful caretaker, who selflessly placed the needs of others before her own. She will be missed by her friends and family, to whom she was tirelessly devoted.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at the Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, Pa., with the Rev. Paul Yarnal officiating. Interment followed at Landis Valley Cemetery, Lancaster.

To send the family online condolences, please visit SnyderFuneralHome.com.

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