PHOENIX, NY – Phyllis Marie Caines, 83, of Granby, passed away on Monday December 2, 2013, at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, after a sudden illness.
She was born in Phoenix, to her late parents, Marion Ruth (Barse) and William John Renfrew on November 10, 1930.
She was a graduate of Phoenix High School, class of 1948, and continued her education to learn accounting.
Phyllis was a bookkeeper and income tax preparer, self employed for many years.
She was predeceased by her husband, Ernest G. Caines, on July 6, 2000; a brother, William H. Renfrew, on Dec. 17, 1986; a sister, Shirley J. Mohat, on Oct. 21, 2012.
Surviving are her four brothers and their wives, Robert and Pat Renfrew, Neal and Betty Renfrew, Gordon and Anna Renfrew, and Ernest and Debbie Renfrew; a sister-in-law, Phyllis Renfrew; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
There are no services.
Contributions in Phyllis’s memory may be made to: CNY SPCA, 5878 East Molloy Road, Syracuse, NY 13221.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, has charge of arrangements.