Obituary: Phyllis Boggio

Phyllis Boggio

Phyllis Boggio

Phyllis Boggio was born on Oct. 11,1944, in Haskell, Texas. She lived in Kingman for over 30 years. Phyllis went home to be with the Lord on April 15, 2014. She passed into eternity at home while surrounded by family and friends.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, Lola and Royce Hatch; husbands, Larry Lyman, Thomas Boggio and Stan Hester; sister, Jean Day; and other loved ones and family.

She temporally leaves behind her brothers, Royce Truman Hatch, Willie Hatch, Alvin Hatch, Calvin Hatch, and one sister, Lola Marie Hatch; and her children, Larry Lyman Jr., George Lyman, Greg Lyman, Cheri Lyman and Becky Snoen. She also leaves behind numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as many close friends and loved ones.

Phyllis worked over 20 years in the Mohave County Treasurers Office in the Tax Lien Department before retiring. She was greatly respected and well thought of by all who came in contact with her, whether it was co-workers, title companies, other county departments, the public or lien holders.

Family was important to Phyllis and she enjoyed having them around, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was affectionately known as Aunt Foo to many.

She was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone. She especially enjoyed helping her son George raise funds to help complete their building of Desert Shores Community Baptist Church. She gave of herself to help others who were struggling and needed a hand.

The family is thankful for those who cared for her during her final days. Thank you Chico, Tasha, Gearlan and hospice.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 25, at College Park Baptist Church, 1990 Jagerson Ave.