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Phyllis E. Adams (nee Monnig)

Phyllis E. Adams (nee Monnig), 90, of Carlisle Township, died Sunday, February 24, 2013, at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain. She was born December 15, 1922, in Crafton, Pennsylvania, and was a Carlisle Township resident since 1962.

She was a member of the LaGrange Homemakers and the Attic Club of the Elyria YWCA. She enjoyed the company of friends, her pet miniature schnauzer, and traveling with her late husband in their fifth-wheel trailer.

Phyllis is survived by her stepson, Richard W. (Charlotte) Adams, Jr.; and grandchildren, Elena and Michael; brother, Jon (Carol) Monnig of Anderson, South Carolina; nieces, Lisa Monnig Petre and Leslie Monnig Middlekauff; great nieces, Kristen and Rachel; and a great great nephew, Carter.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, Richard W. Adams in 2006.

Friends will be received Wednesday, February 27, 2013, from 4 until 7 P.M., at Dicken Funeral Home, 323 Middle Ave., Elyria. A graveside service will be Thursday, February 28, 2013, at Chartiers Cemetery, in Carnegie, Pennsylvania.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Animal Protective League of Lorain County, 8303 Murray Ridge Rd., Elyria, OH 44035.

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