Phyllis J. Reynolds

1937 - 2020

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Phyllis J. Reynolds, age 83, of McComb, died at 6:00am on Friday, December 25, 2020 at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay. She was born in Defiance County, Ohio on Nov. 24, 1937 to the late Fred G. and Mary R. (Sito) Ankney. She married Melvin Reynolds on July 24, 1977 and he preceded her in death in June of 2020. She is survived by a son, James A. Herr of Tampa, FL; a step-daughter, Jacqueline (Joe) Sharrer of Findlay, OH a brother, Jerry (Cindy) Ankney of Chatsworth, GA; three step-grandchildren, Lindsey, Jeff and Ashley and a step-great-grandson, Jaden. Phyllis worked in the dry cleaning industry for over 30 years and was a member of the McComb Presbyterian Church. A private memorial service will be held at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at 11:00am and will be live streamed via Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, Arcadia. Online condolences can be shared by visiting

Service Information

  • Private Memorial Service:

    Thursday, December 31st 2020 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Final Resting Place:

    Knollcrest Gardens [Map]
    18085 S.R. 12
    Arcadia, OH 44804

  • Contributions:

  • Instructions:

    [Live Stream of Service]

Condolences For Phyllis J. Reynolds

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To : Jim and Family
Date :Tuesday, December 29th 2020
From : Douglas Hescht
What a lovely lady that I only had the pleasure to meet a few times. She made the best homemade macaroni-n-cheese!! May she Rest In Eternal Peace.

To : Jim
Date :Tuesday, December 29th 2020
From : Pamela King-Marbury

I am praying that God will give you peace in the midst of the storm.

To : Jim
Date :Tuesday, December 29th 2020
From : Delise

I’m very sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. Hugs and thinking of you. Take care my friend.

To : JIm
Date :Wednesday, December 30th 2020
From : The Hurley Family
We love you Jim. So sorry for your loss. Please know we are all here for you anytime you need us.

To : Phyllis Reynolds
Date :Wednesday, December 30th 2020
From : James Herr
The family would like to thank you for all the messages of sympathy that you have sent over the last several days. Services for Phyllis will be held tomorrow at 11am and will be live streamed from the funeral home. Details are listed in Phyllis's obituary below.

In leu of flowers, the family asks that donations be sent to Birchaven Village. The team at Birchaven helped to make the last six months of Phyllis life a little more comfortable. Checks can be made out to Birchaven Village with "In Honor of Phyllis Reynolds" in the memo line. Or you can reach out to Krista Sinsel at Birchaven directly to make your donation.

Birchaven Village
Attention: Krista Sinsel
15100 Birchaven Lane
Findlay, Oh. 45840 / 419-425-3850

To : Jim
Date :Sunday, January 3rd 2021
From : Bonnie Sponsler and Nu Yu Studio of Beauty
Jim, I just found out today about your Mom's passing. So sorry for your loss, but I do want to remind you about all the stories your mom told me about you, how very proud she was of you and how very, very much she loved you. Hold on to your memories they are precious.