|Phyllis J. Whiting
September 2, 1943 – April 21, 2019
Phyllis J Whiting, 75, of Monterey, passed away on April 21, 2019 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Culver.
Phyllis was born to Harold and Lucille (Faulstich) Sellers on September 2, 1943 in Rochester, IN. She was a graduate of
Knox High School. On November 17, 1962, she married Vernon F. Whiting in Monterey and together they raised two sons.
Phyllis enjoyed canning, gardening and all kinds of flowers. She also liked sewing and embroidery and worked as a
seamstress before her marriage. She had a love of animals, especially birds, and enjoyed watching the hummingbirds
scrapping over the feeder. She had a kind heart and never said a cross word about anyone. She was also said to be a
very good cook.
Phyllis is survived by her husband Vernon of Monterey; sons: Chris and Gregory Whiting of Monterey; brother: Randy
Sellers of Monterey; sister: Carol Ely of Monterey; and a few nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her
parents, brother: Thomas Sellers and sister: Barbara Hall.
A time of visitation will be held at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Monterey, on Friday, April 26, 2019 from
10:00 am – 12:00 noon EDT. Father Michael McKinney will officiate a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 noon EDT.
Burial will follow at St. Anne’s Cemetery in Monterey.
Memorials may be given to the Dementia Society or to St. Anne’s Catholic Church.