Obituaries » Phyllis Rebekah Peeling Dill
August 29, 1928 - May 12, 2020
Phyllis Rebekah Peeling Dill
Born August 29, 1928, died May 12, 2020. Phyllis was born in Williamsport, PA to Evelyn Daugherty and Clarence A. Peeling. She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1946 and married James Sterling Dill in 1951. They raised 2 children in Somerville, NJ, then moved to Denver, CO in 1972 where they lived until retirement. Phyllis enjoyed volunteering at the Denver Botanical Gardens and was an active member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church. In 2002, they moved to Goodyear, AZ where Phyllis volunteered with KareBears at Pebble Creek and the Southwest Lending Closet and enjoyed spending time with her family. Most recently, she lived at a senior residence in Minneapolis near her daughter, where she continued to make friends and show her concern for others. Phyllis is preceded in death by husband, Jim, and brother, Bill Peeling. She is survived by her daughters, Sharon Dill and Marsha (Dennis) Moon; 4 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Jean (C.L.) Brady; a niece and nephews. Phyllis was a loving and thoughtful sister, mother, aunt, grandmother and friend. We will miss her kind presence and positive attitude.
There will be a private memorial service. Phyllis will be laid to rest with her husband in AZ.