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Sunday March 26th, 2017

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Phyllis Jean Purcell

East Berne- Phyllis Jean Purcell of East Berne, NY, passed away in peace at Albany Medical Center on March 7, 2017 at the age of 90. She was born in Albany, NY on August 7, 1926. She was the daughter of the later Earl David and Bertha Krichbaum Bailie. She was the wife of the late Joseph E. Purcell. Phyllis graduated from Albany Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in 1948. She worked as a nurse at Albany Medical Center for most of her career. She was a faithful member of the Helderberg Lutheran Church. She was a loving mother to her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her children, Colleen Schrefer, Joseph, Timothy, Patricia Todd, and Daniel; many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Helderberg Lutheran Church, Berne, NY on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 2PM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Phyllis's memory to Helderberg Lutheran Church, 1728 Helderberg Trail, Berne, NY 12023 Online condolences may be at www.fredendallfuneralhome.com


To all the Purcell family, Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May God wrap His loving arms around you all and give you comfort and peace at this time. Mark and Cindy Gregrow(Sara Purcell Gregrows' in-laws)

Mark and Cindy Gregrow Mar 16 2017 12:00 AM

Joey,Timmy and family; My sincere codolences for your loss. Seems to be the time of year we're losing dear loved ones. Cherish the memories. Thoughts and prayers go out to you at this time. Take care,God Bless and keep you.

Deborah Stevens Mar 14 2017 12:00 AM

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