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Elizabeth A. Phillips

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

payroll clerk at former Percy Brown’s

Elizabeth A. “Betty” Phillips, 86, formerly a Third Street resident of Whitehall, died peacefully June 26, 2018, in Luther Crest retirement community, surrounded by her loving and dedicated family.

She and her husband Ronald W. Phillips were married 48 years at the time of his death in 2009.

Born in Swoyersville, she was a daughter of the late Thomas F. and Ethel C. (Lewis) Mack.

She was a floor supervisor and payroll clerk at the former Percy Brown’s Cafeteria and then Seafood Shanty in the Whitehall Mall for very many years.

Family was most important to her, especially being Grandma. She enjoyed crocheting, bingo, and constantly being on her iPad.

She was loved and will be so incredibly missed.

Her survivors include son Ronald R. Phillips and his wife, Kim E., of Whitehall, Sharon Arner and her husband, Gary, of Allentown; grandchildren Jenn, Rhonda, Corey, Alana and Perry; and great-grandchildren Dominick, Gehrig, Jackson, Pippa and Noella.

She was predeceased by a great-granddaughter Mattie and her siblings.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home, Whitehall.