Mary A. Phillips (Long), age 90, of Santa Barbara, CA, formerly of Dunkirk, N.Y., died Sunday July 7, 2013 in the Central Coast Nursing Home in Santa Barbara.
She was born October 4, 1922 in Dunkirk, N.Y. to the late Dominic and Caroline Fadale Long. She was a former member of Holy Trinity Church and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church.
Mary enjoyed painting, crocheting and cooking.
Besides her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, James Phillips and her son, James (Suzie) Phillips, Jr. She is the grandmother of Carrie. Mrs. Phillips is also survived by dear friends Theresa "Babe" Mangus, of Fredonia, Judy (Nin) Marino of Fredonia, Chuck (Peggy) Mangus of Fredonia, Rod Mangus of Florida, Wendy (Ernie) Thompson of Brocton, Lucy Winder of Brocton, Angie Corbet of Dunkirk, the late Mary Sirgusa and family and the late Theresa Mormile.
Friends may call Sunday 6-8 p.m. at the Larson-Timko Funeral Home, 20 Central Avenue, Fredonia, NY where prayers will be offered Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Trinity Church at 10 a.m. Interment will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Chuch, Dunkirk, NY. Arrangements by David J. Dengler, Larson-Timko Funeral Home, 679-9000.