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Phyllis R. Velasquez Feb. 2, 1934 - Aug. 29, 2019

Phyllis Rae (Kridel Boxel) Velasquez, 85, Indianapolis (formerly of Crown Point and Marion), died Thursday, August 29, 2019. Born February 2, 1934, in Milwaukee, WI, she was married Friday, February 13, 1953, to Peter J. Velasquez, her husband of 54 years.

A proud 1971 graduate of Indiana University, Phyllis received a B.S. degree in Business, Accounting major. Her career culminated as Financial Director/CFO for a health center in Chicago.

Survivors include daughters: Lynn (Patrick) Martin, Peculiar, MO; Teresa (Danny Williams) Velasquez, Indianapolis; Rita (Joe Ritchey) Velasquez Ritchey, Kalamazoo, MI. She is also survived by grandchildren: Skylar (Neil Brown) Martin-Brown, Zachary Martin, Lindsey (Dan) Simon, Tyler Williams, Paige Williams; great-grandchildren: Will and John Brown; Emory, Camden, and Everett Simon.

Preceded in death by husband, Peter, and great-granddaughter, Aria.

Per Phyllis’ wishes, no services are scheduled. Interment is at Gardens of Memory, Marion.

Memorials to alz.org.

Memories may be shared at www.nswcares.com.