Phyllis's Story

Bangor - Phyllis G. Clark, 93, died August 20, 2016, at a local hospital. She was born October 7, 1922, in Charleston, the daughter of Harry and Mary (Reed) Gellerson.
Phyllis married Leroy W. Clark, son of Linwood T. and Eleanor (Taylor) Clark, of Brewer. She worked as a shoe stitcher at various Bangor shoe factories until retiring from Ansewn Shoe in 1984 at age 62. She then worked for My Maine Bag making purses until 1997, when she was 75.
In addition to her parents and in-laws, Phyllis was predeceased by her husband, Leroy; and granddaughter Desirae Fye. She is survived by son, Leroy W. Clark Jr. of Wichita, KS; daughter, Cindy Fye and husband, Lewis, of High Springs, FL; 5 grandchildren, Elizabeth Clark, Holly (Clark) Pendleton and husband, Brent, Dennis Fye and wife, Anette, Daniel Fye, Debbie (Fye) Sico and husband, Richard; and 10 great-grandchildren, Tyler and Alyssa Parent, Gage Thompson, Erik, Victoria, Brianna, Daniel Jr., Alexander and Justin Fye.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, where a funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, August 25, with Pastor Jim Colley, pastor of Family Worship Center in Dover-Foxcroft, officiating. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery, Glenburn. Those who wish to remember Phyllis in a special way may make gifts in her memory to Family Worship Center, 69 Pleasant St., Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426. Condolences to the family may be expressed at
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