85, of Upper Yoder, died on February 22, 2018 at home. Born February 2, 1933 in Johnstown, daughter of Dominick and Josephine (Cammarata) Bifano. Preceded in death by her parents, husband of 42 years William who died in 1997, and sister Josephine Bouril. Survived by her children, Rose married to Robert Barger, William D. married to Trudi (Gelles), Phillip married to Teri (Zotto), Allegra married to Michael Slick; grandchildren Robert, Phillip, Dominique, Luciana, Billy, Cecelia, Maria, Phillip Jr., Teddy, Todd, Bradley, Noah, Phillippa, Mia, and great-grandchildren. Also sisters Jacqueline wife of Eric Scholar and Paulette wife of Tom Berret; cousin, Sam Cammarata and wife Joan; and nieces and nephews. Phyllis was a 1951 Graduate of Johnstown Catholic High School, and a 1955 Graduate of Seton Hill College. She taught at Bishop McCort Catholic High School for over 30 years. Phyllis enjoyed gardening, cooking, and playing bridge with her friends. She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother who will be sadly missed but never forgotten. Friends will be received from 1-6 PM Sunday, February 25, 2018 at FRANK DUCA FUNERAL HOME, WESTMONT CHAPEL, 1622 Menoher Blvd. Johnstown PA 15905. Funeral Mass will be held 10:00 AM Monday at Visitation Church of the BVM, Fr. Angelo Patti. Entombment, Grandview Mausoleum. Contributions may be made to "Moms House" 1325 Franklin Street, or Bishop McCort Catholic High School, 25 Osborne St., Johnstown PA 15905 in her memory. Condolences may be made through www.ducafuneralhome.com.
Published on February 23, 2018