Phyllis Theyn

December 6, 1917 - November 27, 2017

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Phyllis Theyn, 99, nee Piccolo, passed away peacefully at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Bethlehem, PA on November 27th. Phyllis will be best remembered for her dedication as an Admitting Clerk at St. Mary’s Hospital, retiring in 1997 after some 40 years there. She also belonged to the Carlstadt Senior Citizens club. Phyllis was predeceased by her devoted husband, Peter in 1972, her three-year-old daughter, Patricia, her son, Peter, four sisters, Helen Piccolo, Agnes Martinelli, Frances Mullins, Rose Ceraolo, as well as her parents Victoria and Dominick and her brother John, a daughter-in-law Eleanor Theyn and a son-in-law Mario Tattoli. Surviving are her two daughters, Pamela Minervini (Michael), and Phyllis Tattoli.  Phyllis was blessed with 8 grandchildren, Peter, David, Deborah, Michael, Mark, Alicia, Diana, Patricia, Angela and fifteen great grandchildren.


The Funeral Mass will be offered at St. Ann’s RC Church on Wednesday, December 6th (her 100th Birthday), at 10AM. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington, New Jersey. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, December 5th from 2PM – 4PM and 7PM – 9PM at the Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken, New Jersey. Valet parking available in rear of memorial home off Sixth Street.