Jeanne E. (Colello) Phillips of Masury passed away at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Sharon Regional Medical Center with her family by her side, after an extended illness. She was 68.
Jeanne was born Jan. 18, 1949, in Sharon, a daughter of John and Lena (Matteo) Colello. She attended the former St. Joseph Parochial Grade School, Sharon, and was a 1966 graduate of Sharon High School.
A homemaker, she was a lifelong member of St. Joseph Church, Sharon.
Jeanne's family was the center of her life. She loved attending her grandchildren's activities and enjoyed playing cards with family and friends. She also enjoyed trips to the casino and bingo.
Surviving are: her husband of nearly 50 years, Dale L. Phillips; two daughters, Tammy (Gary) Hiner, Brookfield; and Tisha (Grace Wilson) Phillips, Masury; two sons, Dale (Carla) Phillips Jr., Liberty Township, Ohio, and Guy (Dee) Simpson, Brookfield; six grandchildren whom she adored, Chelsea, Gary, Samantha, Ty, Lanie and Macy; a great-grandson, Kaden; and two brothers, Mike Colello Sr., Sharon, and J. Ron Colello, Sharpsville.
Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Joey and Jack Colello.
Jeanne E. (Colello), 68, of Masury.
Calling hour: 10 a.m. until the time of Mass on Monday (11-6-17) in St. Joseph Church, Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Funeral: Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. Monday in the church, with Rev. Thomas Whitman, pastor, as celebrant. Entombment: America's Cemetery mausoleum, Hermitage.
Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.
Published on November 3, 2017