Obituary: Phyllis R. McNeill


October 29, 1943 – March 24, 2022

information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Phyllis McNeill, age 78, of Crown Point, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2022. Loving wife of the belated Patrick McNeill and mother to Kimberly (Mark) Sarros and Michael (Misty) McNeill. Proud grandmother of seven. Preceded in death by parents Beatrice and Vince Stankus.

A life long realtor, a talented artist, a deep rooted love for cruising on lakes and oceans, and a tireless volunteer, Phyllis always had a smile on her face for everyone. She will be missed by many.

Memorial visitation to be held Tuesday, April 19, 2022, from 4 – 8 p.m. A prayer service will be held at 4 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN 46311.

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