Phyllis Dertz

Phyllis Barbara Dertz (Gaska)

Saturday, October 31st, 1931 - Monday, January 18th, 2021
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Phyllis Barbara Dertz, 89, of Grand Rapids, Michigan passed away on Monday, January 18th, 2021 in Cascade Township, Michigan.

She was born on October 31, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan to John and Joanna (Gwit) Gaska. She married the love of her life, Raymond "Shorty" Dertz in 1952. He preceded her in death after almost 57 years of happiness together.

Phyllis is survived by three of her sons, eight grandchildren, and twelve great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son Tim and brothers Bill, Walter, and Victor Gaska.

Interment will be at Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan.
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