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Olive B (Skiller) Phillips

January 29, 1924 ~ August 7, 2020 (age 96)


Olive Beatrice Phillips, 96 of Niles, passed away on Friday, August 7, 2020 in Riveridge Manor in Niles.

Olive was born in London England on January 29, 1924.

On February 20, 1945 she married William Franklin Phillips who passed away in 1987.

Olive is preceded in death by her parents, her husband William and her daughter Carol Ann Williams and her brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her son Michael (Cheryl) Phillips of Niles; grandchildren; Lane Williams, Chris Miller and Cory Miller; great grandchildren; Jake Miller, Autumn Miller, Carter Miller, Maia Miller and Lylia Miller.

Olive was accomplished at knitting.  She would make sweater, hats, scarves and mittens.  She also loved gardening.  Olive was often found working in her vegetable garden or tending her flower garden.

In keeping with Olive’s wishes, cremation has taken place.

Arrangements have been trusted to Halbritter Wickens Funeral Home 615 E. Main St. Niles.

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