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Phyllis Hastings

Phyllis Ann Hastings, 72, of Cambridge, Maryland passed away Saturday morning, April 20, 2019 at her home.

Born on January 31, 1947 in Cambridge, Maryland, she was a daughter of the late Addison Miller and Eunice Brooks Miller.

Phyllis and her family relocated to Calvert County, Maryland where she attended the local schools.  She graduated from Oxon Hill High School.

In 1997 Phyllis moved back to the Eastern Shore.  She worked as a Paralegal for the Federal Government and retired after 30 years.

Phyllis married Harold Ray Hastings on December 14, 2018 and they made their home in Cambridge.

She was an avid reader and enjoyed reading mysteries.  Phyllis loved and cared for many dogs.  She had a favorite boxer named Sandy.  She will be truly missed by her family and friends.

Surviving her are children Robert Lynn Henkel, Jr of Wilkes-Barre, PA and Donna Marie Wellman (Jay) of Kansas City; grandchildren Jayson Wellman and Jenna Williams; great grandchild Jaymeson Wellman, sisters Mary A.Windsor (Blaine) of Secretary, MD and Ruby Jane Donovan of Lewes, DE; several nieces and nephews.

A private Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements entrusted to Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge.

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I offer my sincere condolences for the loss of your dear mother, Phyllis. May you find comfort in God's promise to "swallow up death forever...and will wipe away the tears from all faces" (Isaiah 25:8)

Reene May 23 2019 12:00 AM

Ray so sorry Phyllis passed , I'll never forget our Avon times , she was a funny soul ! When the Iris bloom I'll think of her !

Missy Mann Apr 26 2019 12:00 AM

Bobby I'm so sorry to see the loss of your beloved mother. Please know I'm keeping you closer than ever in my heart and I will lift your mother up in prayers. Love across the miles to you, Lynn W.

Lynn Wentzel Apr 25 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for loss of Phyllis Ann. So many happy memories growing up as cousins. Prayers for all her family

Donna Engle Apr 25 2019 12:00 AM

You are all in my prayers.

Brenna Apr 25 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family. Ray if you need me give me a call.

Butch Anderson Apr 25 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Ray my thoughts and prayers are with you. Ray you have done a wonderful job caring for your wife she will be missed.

Dianne Ellerbusch Apr 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Phyllis Hastings

timothy foxwell / kansas Apr 24 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Phyllis Hastings

Tom Foxwell Apr 24 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear about Phyllis Ann. She was a wonderful cousin. God Bless

James and Lena Wallis Fitzhugh Apr 24 2019 12:00 AM