May 29, 1953 - November 17, 2021
Nancy Marie Phillips, 68, of Empire, Michigan formerly Waterford, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Munson Hospice House. Nancy Cwengros was born on May 29, 1953 in Detroit to the late Elmer and Betty (Boss) Cwengros. She married the love of her life, Everett Phillips. He preceded her in death on July 11, 2011. Nancy loved her home in Glen Arbor, she spent countless hours in her yard watching the wildlife. She was very artistic, she enjoyed doing ceramics and painting. Above all, spending time with her family was her greatest joy. Nancy is survived by two daughters; Dana (Rob Daniels) Phillips, Elizabeth (Josh) Conwell and grandchildren, Madylin Conwell and Ryder Conwell. Also surviving are two sisters and a brother; Susan (Michael) Hagen, Mary (Pete) Bolton and Paul (Doris) Cwengros, two sisters-in-law; Kathy Cwengros and Karen Phillips as well as a special cousin, K.B. Sutton and many nieces, nephews, cousins and her faithful dog, Bindi. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Michael Cwengros, Jim and sister-in-law, Rita Cwengros and a nephew, Michael Cwengros, Jr. In accordance with Nancy’s wishes cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a memorial donation to Alzheimer’s Foundation Greater Michigan Northern Chapter, 921 W. Eleventh St. #1W, Traverse City, Michigan 49684 or Munson Hospice House c/o Munson Healthcare Foundations, 1150 Medical Campus Dr., Traverse City, Michigan 49684. Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with Nancy’s family at her tribute page at www.reynolds-jonkhoff.com. The family is being cared for by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
Nancy Marie Phillips, 68, of Empire, Michigan formerly Waterford, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Munson Hospice House. Nancy Cwengros was born on May 29, 1953 in Detroit to the late Elmer and Betty (Boss) Cwengros.... View Obituary & Service Information
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