Phyllis J. Silver (nee Saunders), 71, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013 following a brief illness. She was born April 5, 1942 in Montcalm, West Virginia.
Phyllis was a homemaker. She enjoyed bowling, made many donations to the Friendship APL, and loved her dogs.
Mrs. Silver is survived by her husband of 53 years, William C.; son, Jimmy C. Silver (Isela); four grandchildren; brother, Donald Saunders; many nieces and nephews; and her dogs, Pebbles and Delilah.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Buford and Bobby Saunders; and her sister, Virginia Kirkwood.
Friends may call 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at the Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria. Funeral service will be 11 A.M., Wednesday, August 7, 2013. Barbara Habecker, Busch Celebrant, will officiate. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon.
Memorial contributions can be forwarded to Friendship Animal Protective League, 8303 Murray Ridge Road, Elyria, OH 44035-4746. www.buschcares.com