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 Phyllis <I>Lepley-Head</I> Sassaman

Phyllis Lepley-Head Sassaman

Kratzerville, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 Jan 2012 (aged 93)
Northumberland, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Kratzerville, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Daily Item, The (Sunbury, PA) - Monday, January 2, 2012

Deceased Name: Phyllis L. Sassaman, 93, Northumberland

— NORTHUMBERLAND — Phyllis L. Sassaman, 93, a former resident of Wallace Street, passed away early Monday morning, Jan. 2, 2012, at Nottingham Village, Northumberland.
She was born June 8, 1918, in Kratzerville, one of seven children to the late James P. and Della (Nerhood) Lepley. Phyllis was married to Don Head who preceded her in death and later to Fred Sassaman who also preceded her in death.
She attended school at Beaver Hill School and later graduated from Selinsgrove High School. Following graduation she attended college classes in Williamsport.
For many years Phyllis wrote travel orders for military personnel while with the Naval Dept. in Washington, D.C.
Phyllis was a longtime member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Northumberland.
She is survived by her stepdaughters, Patricia Jennings of Harvard, Mass., and Ina Fricke, of Mesa, Ariz.; and her sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Earl Peters, of Mifflinburg.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and James Lepley, and three sisters, Helen Lepley, Jeanne Worthington and Nancy L. Sassaman.
Services for Phyllis will be private and interment will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Kratzerville.
Contributions in Phyllis's memory can be made to her church, Trinity United Methodist Church, 326 Sixth St., Northumberland, PA 17857.
Arrangements are by the Joseph W. Epler Funeral Home, 210 King St., Northumberland

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