Phyllis Y. Mahnken, age 84, died Tuesday, (November 13, 2018) at the Ontario County Nursing Home in Canandaigua, N.Y.
Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. on Monday (November 19) at the Cheney Funeral Home 70 Main Street, Phelps, NY. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated following the calling hours at 10:30 a.m. at St. Francis Church in Phelps with Father Peter VanLieshout officiating. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, it is requested that memorial donations be made to the Phelps American Legion, 1346 Route 96, Phelps, NY 14532.
Phyllis was born on October 11, 1934 to the late William and Loretta Dunn Campbell. Phyllis loved to quilt and do cross stitching.
She also loved listening to her Irish music. Phyllis was very passionate about driving school bus for Midlakes and Newark, and loved spending time with the kids.
She is survived by her son, Daniel Huntsman of Clifton Springs; step-children Phillip Mahnken of Tennessee, Susan (Ralph) Arbogast of Missouri, Brenda Huntsman of Phelps; 11 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; sister, Loretta (Raymond) Buisch of Phelps.
Phyllis was pre-deceased by her son, Bill Huntsman; husband, Leonard Huntsman; husband, Wilmer Mahnken and 13 brothers and sisters.