Mary Etta (Anderson) Philhower

July 9, 1922 ~ July 29, 2020 (age 98)



Mary Etta, age 98, of Hamilton passed away on July 29, 2020. She was born on July 9, 1922 in Pleasant Plain, Ohio to the late Charles and Mary Hazel (nee Hutchinson) Anderson. On September 13, 1948 she married Robert Philhower he preceded her in death on May 3, 1994.

She worked for many years at the Fairfield High School Cafeteria; adored her grandchildren; loved to bowl; and enjoyed going to the Casino.

Mary is survived by her children, Karla (Robert) Young, Karen (Rick) Cain, and Deborah (Gene) Haas; grandchildren, Sonya (Bill) Parsons, Kari (Shayne) Shackleford, Brandi (Steve) Moss, Patrick (Tasha) Cain, Jeffrey (Barbara) Cain, Tonya (Andy) Smith, Jennifer (Jeff) Haglage , Melissa (Bradley) Williams, Stephanie (Billy) Schmidt; 24 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Rose Hill Burial Park, 2421 Princeton Rd., Hamilton 45011.

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Graveside Service
August 6, 2020

11:00 AM
Rose Hill Burial Park, Hamilton


Hospice of Cincinnati
P.O. Box 633597, Cincinnati OH 45263-3597

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