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Phyllis M. Darcangelo

March 14, 1932 ~ December 23, 2017 (age 85)


Fitchburg, MA – Phyllis M. (Hanks) Darcangelo passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Fitchburg Healthcare.

Phyllis was born in Fitchburg, MA on March 14, 1932, the daughter of Henry E., and Emma M. (Poulson) Hanks.

She retired from the Sentry Insurance Co. after many years and also worked at Lunenburg Town Hall and Barron’s Gift Shoppe for several years.

In addition to her parents, Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband Gerald P. Darcangelo, her sisters, Marilyn Jordan, Jean Hager and Nancy Young and her brothers, John Tardy, and James Tardy.

Phyllis leaves her three children, Kathryn L. Darcangelo of Jackson TN, Jeffrey J. Darcangelo of Alton Bay, NH and Jeanne M. Powers of Grapevine, TX; her much loved grandchildren, Emily K. Powers and Matthew G. Powers, both of Grapevine TX; one brother, Donald Hanks of Ocala FL; one brother-in-law, Daniel L. Darcangelo of Fitchburg MA; and many special cousins, nieces, and nephews.

A Graveside Service and celebration of life will be held on June 5, 2018 at Noon in South Cemetery, Lunenburg. Rev. Mary Ann Barry will be he celebrant.

The family requests that any memorial contributions be directed to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701 or to the charity of the one's choice.

The Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and the Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 243 Water Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420 has been entrusted with Phyllis’s funeral arrangements.

Graveside Service

South Cemetery
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