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Phyllis E Deitzler Dimpsey
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1921
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 2009
New London
New London County
Connecticut, USA

Groton, CT - Phyllis E. Dimpsey, 87, of 77 Broad St., Groton died Friday night at Lawrence & Memorial Hospital in New London.

Her family wishes to thank the staff, doctors, and clergy of the ICU, 4.1 floor and Hospice at Lawrence & Memorial hospital. You were our guardian Angels!

Phyllis was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Berrysburg, Pa., the daughter of Jonathan and Elsie Sterner Deitzler. She graduated from Lebanaon Valley College in 1942, with a BS in Music Education.

She married Carbon P. Dimpsey on May 9, 1947, in the Panama Canal Zone.

Mrs. Dimpsey was the organist and choirmaster at the Groton Heights Baptist church for 32 years, and also taught piano lessons into her 80s.

She is a member of the American Guild of Organists, the Groton Entre Nous, and the Groton Heights Baptist Church Ladies Guild.

In addition to her husband Carbon, she is survived by a son, John C. Dimpsey of Norwich; two daughters, Margo E. Lewis of Oakdale and Phyllis E. Dimpsey of Groton; seven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the Groton Heights Baptist Church. Burial will be in Starr Cemetery, Groton. There are no visiting hours. Byles-Groton Memorial Home, 310 Thames St., Groton is assisting with the arrangements.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Music Fund, Groton Heights Baptist Church, 72 Broad St., Groton, CT 06340.
Published in The Day on 4/6/2009 
Family links: 
  Jonathan Cleveland Deitzler (1887 - 1969)
  Elsie E Sterner Deitzler (1895 - 1991)
Starr Burying Ground Cemetery
New London County
Connecticut, USA
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Record added: Apr 05, 2009
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Phyllis E <i>Deitzler</i> Dimpsey
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 Added: Apr. 21, 2009
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