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Phyllis D Romano Shedlock

Schuylkill Haven, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 25 Feb 2014 (aged 88)
Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Langhorne, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Phyllis D. Shedlock
Died- Feb 25, 2012
Phyllis D. Shedlock, 88, of Yardley, passed away on Tuesday at Chelsea Senior Living, Jenkintown.
Born in Schuylkill Haven, she was a daughter of the late Francis A. Sr. and Josephine Kehoe Romano.
She moved to Philadelphia at the age of 18 and resided most of her life in the Greater Philadelphia area.
Phyllis graduated from the Eckels College of Mortuary Science, Philadelphia, in 1943, making her one of the first women funeral directors/embalmers. She was the owner/operator of Phyllis D. Romano Funeral Home, Schuylkill Haven, from 1950 until 1972. Phyllis was also employed by the City of Philadelphia Department of Justice for 15 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Edward Shedlock; and sisters, Virginia Keating, Kathryn Lehman and Gloria Schweigert.
Surviving are a brother, Dr. Francis A. Romano Jr. and wife, Wanda, Yardley; two nieces, Elisa Rombach and husband, George, and Sheryl Houser and husband, John; two nephews, Francis A. Romano III and wife, Megan, and Francis Keating; and a special great-niece, Clara.
Funeral mass and interment will be private in Our Lady of Grace Cemetery, Langhorne. Arrangements are by M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 935 Parkway Ave., Ewing, N.J. Visit
Published in Republican & Herald on Feb. 27, 2014

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  • Created by: Joanne Gross Vaughn
  • Added: 27 Feb 2014
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