Phyllis I. Bair
09/17/1935 - 08/11/2016

Phyllis I. Bair, 80, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care Thursday, August 11, 2016, at her home with her family by her side. She was the wife of Harper J. Bair Jr. to whom she was married 63 years. Born September 17, 1935 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Wilbur R. and Irene F. (Dubbs) Corbin.  Phyllis retired from Hanover Lantern and then worked part time at Conewago Elementary School Cafeteria for several years. She was a 1953 graduate of Eichelberger High School, Hanover, a member of Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown and the Pace Setters at Hanover Mall.  Phyllis enjoyed playing cards, her vacations to Rehoboth Beach and spending time with her family and friends.  Surviving in addition to her husband is one daughter; Cynthia L. Brillhart and her husband Charles of McSherrystown, two grandsons; Douglas and Eric Cole, six great-grandchildren; Darian, Dedre, Katelyn, Emilee, Trae and Natalie Cole, and one brother; Dennis E. Corbin of Hanover.  She was preceded in death by a son Gregory A. “Moe” Bair.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Annunciation Catholic Church, McSherrystown with Rev. Lawrence W. Sherdel as celebrant. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.  Friends and relatives will be received Tuesday 6 to 8 p.m. at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with prayers at 8 p.m.  Serving as pallbearers will be Douglas and Eric Cole, Dain Kauffman, Barry Decker and Stephen and Andrew Topper.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Phyllis may be made to Annunciation Cemetery Fund, 26 N. Third Street, McSherrystown, PA 17344 or Adams Co. SPCA, 11 Goldenville Rd, Gettysburg, PA  17325.

 

 

 

 



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