April 3, 1914 ~ February 11, 2010
Greece: Thursday, February 11, 2010 at age 95. Predeceased by her husband, Joseph A. Tripi; daughter, Sylvia Bulterman; brothers, John & Joseph Bonavilla; sisters, Antoinette Palermo, Mary Barra, Elsie Chiaramonte. She is survived by her loving children, Florence Tripi, Salvatore (Carol) Tripi, John Tripi; son-in-law, David Bulterman Sr.; sister-in-law, Olga Bonavilla; grandchildren, David Bulterman Jr. (Cristy), Joseph A. (Renee) Tripi, Esq., TerriAnn Tripi (Larry Logan), Dara (Kevin) Oliver, Nicole (Christopher) Henry, Gina Marie (David) Coopersmith, Shannon (Stuart) Petch, Kristina Strauss; great-grandchildren, Charlotte Ann Bulterman, Lelynn Bulterman, Alex Strauss, Joseph & Nicholas Henry, Kavanagh & Delaney Oliver, Nicholas & Olivia Coopersmith, Jolynn & Hudson Tripi; great-great-grandson, Aiden Woodworth; many nieces, nephews and cousins; dear friends; her CSEA family. The family wishes to thank Sandy Drexel for the loving care given to Phyllis and the professional staff of the Cardio Care Unit at Unity Hospital. Friends may call Thursday 7-9 PM and Friday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday 10:00 AM at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 15 Saint Martin’s Way. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the Journey Home or Camp Good Days in her memory.