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Phyllis J. Tettelbach

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Phyllis was born on June 19, 1929 and passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2019.

Phyllis was a resident of Southington, Connecticut at the time of passing.

A graduate of Oak Grove School in Vassalboro, Maine, she earned a bachelor's degree from Hood College in Frederick, Maryland, and studied at the University of Oslo (Norway) and the American University Graduate School, where she was a member of Phi Delta Gamma sorority.

A Navy wife - strong but flexible, gracious and without complaint and in support of her husband, Phyllis organized ten separate household moves which included the Philippines, Morocco and Japan.

In addition to her loving husband of 61 years CAPT Fredrick (Ted) Morley Tettelbach, USN (Ret.), she leaves behind her three children; son CAPT Fredrick M. Tettelbach II, USN (Ret.) and his wife Karen of Potomac Falls, VA; daughter Betsy Tettelbach Dinkler and her husband CDR Karl Dinkler, USN (Ret.) of Fairfax Station, VA; and son CAPT Clayton Tettelbach, USN (Ret.) and his wife Peggy of Fairfax Station, VA; and six grandchildren, Carlin Paige Davinsizer (Capt Kyle, USMC), Madison Renee Tettelbach, 1LT Keaton Frank Tettelbach, USA (1LT Jessica, USARNG), ENS Jackson Sneath Tettelbach, USN, Marin Jane Tettelbach, and MIDN Hunter Ford Tettelbach, USN . Private services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Daughters of the American Revolution.

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