Phyllis J. Dickson

Phyllis J. Dickson, 95, of Lewistown, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 at Valley View Haven.

Born March 2, 1924 in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late William B. and Margaret (Hammond) Hockenberry. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert L. Dickson in 2001 and three brothers, Paul, Jay and Jack and four sisters, Gladys, Louise, Betty and Glenna Rae.

She is survived by her daughter, Brenda Reeder and husband D. Robert Jr. of Lewistown; sister, Peggy Boreman of Lewistown; two grandchildren, D. Robert Reeder III and wife Tara of Lewistown and Beth Ann White and husband William of McVeytown and four great-grandchildren, Emma and Mason White and Margo and Bo Reeder.

Phyllis was a 1942 graduate of Lewistown High School and still involved with her class.

She was previously employed by Arrow Shirt Factory in Lewistown.

Phyllis was a member of First United Methodist Church.

She loved to sew.

A funeral service in loving memory of Phyllis will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 at The Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan St., Lewistown, with Rev. Karen McCachren officiating. A viewing will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 and Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 from 9-10 a.m. at the funeral home.

Flowers will be arranged by the family.

Interment will take place in Juniata Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions in Phyllis’s memory are respectfully encouraged to Valley View Haven, 4702 E. Main St., Belleville, PA 17004 or First United Methodist Church, 200 E. 3rdSt., Lewistown, PA 17044.

Online condolences can be offered to the family at www.barrfh.com.