MOUNT VERNON — Phyllis Miller, 87, of Mount Vernon passed away at Knox Community Hospital Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. She was born to Cornelius B. and Petrea E. (Hassold) Jacobs on March 4, 1932, in Bellmore, N.Y.
Phyllis was a long-time member of Faith Lutheran Church. She and her husband Charles were the first members to be married at Faith Lutheran Church. They were married 65 years. Phyllis enjoyed playing cards, fishing and gardening in her spare time. She and Charles also enjoyed traveling in their retirement years.
Phyllis is survived by her husband, Charles; sons, Mark (Julie) Miller of Mount Vernon, Doug (Maura) Miller of Sunbury; daughters, Susan (Alex) Durbin of Mount Vernon, Kathy (David) Garner of Hamden, CT; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Christina Jacobs; a brother and sister-in-law, Fritz (Doris) Jacobs.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to Faith Lutheran Church.
The family will be having private services. A memorial service will be held at Faith Lutheran Church at a later date.
The Lasater Funeral Home is handling the services for the Miller family.