Phyllis R. Erwin

HERMON - Phyllis R. Erwin, 84, lived a long, fruitful and impactful life. She was born Oct. 17, 1929, in Gardiner, the daughter of Harold and Thelma (Pettigrove) Rogers. She completed her life's journey peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loved ones on Nov. 8, 2013.

Visiting will be held 3-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Knowlton and Hewins Funeral Home and Cremation Service, One Church St., Augusta. A celebration of Phyllis's life will be held 1 p.m. Friday, at the South Parish Congregational Church, 9 Church St., Augusta. Burial with military honors will be at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. Donations may be sent to the Alzheimer's Care Center, Office of Philanthropy, P.O. Box 828, Waterville, ME 04903-0828. For complete obituary information and to share memories, condolences and photos with the family, please visit the website at

Funeral Home

Knowlton & Hewins Funeral Home
1 Church Street Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 623-8722

Published in BDN Maine on Nov. 13, 2013