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Mrs. Phyllis M. Kittelberger

Obituary for Mrs. Phyllis M. Kittelberger

May 24, 1949 - July 16, 2017
Richfield, Ohio | Age 68

Beloved Wife, Loving Mother and Grandmother; Cherished Family Anchor and Friend of Many


Phyllis M. Kittelberger (nee Holzschu) of Richfield, Ohio; beloved wife of James A. Kittelberger for 40 amazing years; loving mother of Ken Kittelberger (Tamara), Matthew Kittelberger (Karen), and Jamie Emley (Brian); dear grandmother of Christopher, Emily, Ben and Isabella; cherished family anchor and loyal friend to many. Following a long career in Information Technology, Public Relations and Customer Service, Phyllis came to realize that her true calling involved caring for others. She returned to school and served in various roles within the medical field until her illness made it necessary for her to retire. She peacefully passed away on a beautiful Sunday morning, July 16, 2017 in the embrace of her husband and her loving family. Although flowers are appreciated, the family prefers memorial contributions be forwarded to the U.H. Southwest General Thomas P. Perciak Family Residential Hospice, 18659 Drake Road, Strongsville, Ohio 44136 ( or to the cancer research organization of your choice. The family will receive friends at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma, on Friday, July 21, 2017 from 3:00 P.M. until the time of the Memorial Service at 5:00 P.M. A reception will follow at the funeral home.


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Phyllis fought very hard against ovarian cancer for more than three years. She inspired her entire family and circle of friends with her unwavering optimism throughout the battle. Thank you for your support during this difficult time.

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7501 Ridge Road
Parma, OH 44129
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