Phyllis J. Bridge, 92, of Lawson Heights, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020 at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. She was born November 12, 1927 in Derry, a daughter of the late Vencil and Virginia (Reitz) Smith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert J. Bridge, Sr.; an infant son, Mark Bridge; a brother, Vincent V. Smith; and a sister, Betty Smith Ross. She is survived by her son, Robert J. Bridge Jr. and his wife Dacie of Blairsville; two grandchildren, Dr. Dacie Bridge, and Shanon (Roger) Wilson; a brother, Dwain Smith and his wife Collette (Cricket); and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff at Bethlen Home and the hospice doctors and nurses at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital for their compassionate care.
Services and interment in Unity Cemetery were private. The Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. in Latrobe has been entrusted with the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.