Obituary | Phyllis Irene (Bracale) Sanders
Phyllis Irene (Bracale) Sanders, 84, passed away in Kingman, Arizona on Oct. 18, 2021. She was born on Sept. 23, 1937, in Hershey, Pennsylvania to Pasquale and Irene (Lutz) Bracale. On March 5, 1955, she married Thomas Bruce Sanders. They were married for 66 years and had five children.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Pasquale and Irene (Lutz) Bracale; and brother, Anthony Bracale. Phyllis is survived by her husband, Thomas B. Sanders, Sr.; daughter, Diane (Brian) Waite; sons, Thomas B. (Lorna) Sanders, Jr., Lake Havasu City, Arizona; Steven (Lisa) Sanders, Kingman, Arizona; daughters, Bernadette (Brad) Chamberlain, Lake Havasu City, Arizona and Lorraine; grandchildren, Danielle Waite, Denisse Waite, Nicholas Waite, Thomas R. Sanders, William Sanders, Colton Chamberlain and Heather Heckert; seven great-grandchildren; her brother Ronald (Cindy) Bracale, Florence, Arizona; sister, Patricia Treetie (Lois Ellis) Bracale, Hershey, Pennsylvania; sister-in-law, Carol Bracale, Gilbert, Arizona; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Phyllis's hobbies included painting, working with stained glass and fishing. Phyllis will be greatly missed by many.
The family would like to thank the staff at KRMC and Beacon of Hope Hospice for the loving care and help shown to Phyllis in her final days.
Thoughts and condolences can be sent to Phyllis's family at www.lietz frazefuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home.