Born: December 19, 1919
Died: October 28, 2011
PHYLLIS KOVACS (nee Catania), beloved wife of Thomas Butera (deceased) and William (deceased); devoted mother of Aurelia Young (husband Frank) and Elizabeth Leonardi (husband Anthony); loving grandmother of Lisa Wiener (husband Eric), Gia Trunzo (husband Geno), Anthony Leonardi (wife Alexis), and Danene Brnjic (husband Nick). Great grandmother of Jessica, Michael, Gabrielle, Carlo, Ryann, and Christian; dear sister of Concetta Szep (husband, Frank), Mary McElwain, and the following deceased: Vincie Tabone, Ross Catania, Margaret Puleo, Thomas Catania, and Rose Waldegar. Funeral Mass Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 11:30 A.M. at St. Francis of Assisi Church. Entombment Knollwood Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the SCHULTE & MAHON MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, 5252 Mayfield Rd. Lyndhurst (between Richmond Rd. and Brainard Rd.) Tuesday from 4-8 P.M. Arrangements by Tabone-Komorowski Funeral Home.