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“when I think of your mom i think of growing up and see your dad and her not only in the neighborhood but at church as well. from her work at the...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Stephen Pontz - Warwick, MA

“Kathy, Sharon and Reid.....so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. You are all in our thoughts and our prayers in this time of great sadness. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Suzanne Stebbins - Chicopee, MA

“Dear Sharyn, Kathy and Reid - So sorry for your loss - may your special memories sustain you during this very difficult time. Sending you our love...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Karen Pestana - Venice, FL

“Kathy and Sharyn: Phyllis was really a lovely, classy lady. When we were in Holyoke, back in 2005, whenever I saw her she looked like a million - so...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Joanne Hilton - New Orleans, LA

“Kathy,Your mother was always so kind to me. I remember with great fondness all the dinners I had at your house. I'd walk home from school with you...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Jocelyn Melanson - Northampton, MA

“So sorry to learn of your Mom's passing. She is now at peace. I think of her when I do my dishes and use one of her colorful handmade dish cloths. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: judi hebert - LUDLOW, MA


Phyllis Ann (Bray) Linderme, age 90, of Southampton, passed away in the presence of her family on Monday, January 2, 2017. She was born in Holyoke, daughter of the late Leonard and Gladys (Rood) Bray and was a 1943 graduate of Holyoke High School. Phyllis was a retail clerk at the former Normand's Pharmacy and also at Steiger's Department Store. A lifelong resident of Holyoke, she worshipped at First Baptist Church, where she was a member of its Women's Guild. She was also a former member of the Boy Scouts Mother's Auxiliary. Phyllis was predeceased by her husband of 56 years, Bradford R. Linderme in 2002. She is survived by three children, Sharyn A. Kazunas and her husband Edward of Easthampton, Reid B. Linderme of Holyoke, and Kathryn Cote of Chicopee, nine grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, two sisters, Lois Gray and Cheryl Bray, both of Holyoke, and several nieces and nephews. Phyllis was predeceased by a brother, Donald Bray, two grandchildren, Tracy Lynn and Edward Joseph Jr., and a daughter-in-law, Donna (Grenier) Linderme. A Funeral Service will be held Saturday morning at 10:30 at the Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home, 2049 Northampton Street, Holyoke. Burial will follow at Forestdale Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Saturday from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.