Born July 5, 1931 in Wampum, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Sara McCarron Evans .
Phyllis graduated from Lincoln High School in 1950. She formerly worked at the Ellwood City Knitting Mill and the Ellwood City Public Library. She most recently worked at the Denny Schill Manor. Phyllis attended Lillyville Church of God. She enjoyed reading and helping people.
Survivors include two daughters, Diana Truby of Ellport, Sue (Justin) Svihra of New Galilee; and two grandchildren, Eliza and Krysta Svihra.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, John”Jack” Truby in 2006, a brother, Robert Evans; and three sisters, Barbara Baros, Louise Evans and Roberta Evans
Visiting hours will be held on Monday December 30, 2013 from 2-4 and 6 until the time of the funeral service at 8 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home 200 Fountain Ave. Ellwood City.
Services will be officiated by Pastor Vince Snyder.
Interment will follow in the Locust Grove Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Ellwood City Public Library.
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.