Phyllis A. Ness

Phyllis A. Ness, 89, of Huntington, IN, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, at 8:43 a.m. at Tipton Place in Huntington.

Mrs. Ness was a 1949 graduate of Huntington Catholic High School.  She worked at Our Sunday Visitor and was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Huntington.

She was born on March 1, 1931, in Huntington, to Joseph and Cecilia Nuck Reust. She married George A. Ness on Jan. 23, 1954, at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Huntington.  He survives and resides in Huntington.  

Additional survivors include two sons, Tim (Renee) Ness, of Andrews, and Tom (Jackie) Ness, of Columbia City; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Nancy Ness.

Calling will be held on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, Aug. 14, 2020, at 10 a.m. at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 860 Cherry St., Huntington, with Rev. Tony Steinacker presiding. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in St. Petersburg, FL.

Memorials may be made to St. Vincent DePaul, in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750.

Online condolences may be made at mcelhaneyhartfuneralhome.com.