Phyllis J. (Baumert) Brothers, 80, passed away peacefully at Good Samaritan Hospital Saturday morning after a lengthy illness. She was born in Washington on March 10, 1937, to Robert F. and Camilla I. (Sturgeon) Baumert. She had worked for many years at the Washington Utility office and retired in 2002. Phyllis was an avid reader and she loved crossword puzzles and crocheting.
She is survived by her husband, Richard "Dick" Brothers, whom she married, June 26, 2005; brothers Robert "Bob" (Ruth Ann) Baumert, Charles "Tom" (Beth) Baumert, Barry (Cathy) Baumert, William "Bill" Baumert and Danny Baumert, all of Washington, Richard "Dick" (Shirley) Baumert of Vincennes; sister Ruth Ann (Jim) Wade of Bloomington. She is also survived by many loved nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 1 p.m. at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, with Rev. Paul Ferguson as celebrant. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ed Lee Mortuary.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.edleemortuary.com.
Published on December 18, 2017