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Wilma Phillips, 90, had been a secretary

Published 9:24 pm, Wednesday, November 14, 2012
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Wilma Evelyn Beasley Phillips, 90, of Southbury, died Nov. 7 at Waterbury Hospital. She was the wife of the late William T. Phillips.

Mrs. Phillips was born Aug. 18, 1922, in Derby, a daughter of the late Albert Edward and Anna Sara (Lang) Beasley.

She attended Seymour High School and graduated from Ansonia Business College.

Mrs. Phillips worked as a secretary for the Seymour Commercial Co., Peter Paul in Naugatuck and Stemmler Archery in Middlebury.

She was an active member of the Church of the Epiphany in Southbury and an active member of the Friends of Gladys Taber.

Her hobbies included playing the organ, wintering in Florida and playing cards.

Mrs. Phillips is survived by her children, Cathy Anne Weissmann, and her husband, Erwin E., of Southbury; Thomas Albert Phillips, and his wife, Natalie, of Trumbull; and Gerald Allen Phillips, of Southbury; her grandchildren, Stephanie Decker, and her husband, David, of Middlefield; Sara Doutney, and her husband, Josh, of New Milford; Russell Phillips, and his wife, Sabrina, of Newtown; Thomas W. Phillips, and his wife Chris, of Canton, Ohio; and Mike Weissmann, of Southbury; six great-grandchildren, Abigail Doutney, Devin Phillips, Dylan Phillips, Preston Phillips, Vanessa Phillips and Ellen Phillips; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Jane Claire Ovesne and Alberta Mae Blackman.

The Southbury Funeral Home of Munson-Lovetere in Southbury was in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Church of the Epiphany, 262 Main St. N., Southbury CT 06488.