Phyllis Ann Dullea, SCN, 95, was born in Boston, Massachusetts. She died at Nazareth Home, Louisville, Kentucky, on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. She was a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 76 years.
Sister Phyllis served in educational ministries in Kentucky, Arkansas, and Massachusetts. She first began teaching in 1942, and during her decades of teaching, she was a music teacher, an elementary school teacher, and a principal. In Kentucky, she taught at St. Joseph School in Bowling Green, and St. Catherine Academy in Lexington. In Massachusetts, she was in ministry at St. Anne School, Readville; St. Raphael, Hyde Park; Nazareth, South Boston; St. Ann’s, Wollaston; St. Thomas More, Braintree; Fiefield Fifield School, Dorchester; Abe Lincoln School, Quincy; Gate of Heaven School, South Boston; St. Brigid School, South Boston; and Sacred Heart School, Quincy.
At the Motherhouse in Nazareth, Kentucky, Sister Phyllis was in ministry at Nazareth Arts for Life, in Community Service, and at the receptionist desk.
She is survived by her nieces and nephews and their families, and by her religious community.
A wake will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Nazareth.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Church. Burial will be in Nazareth Cemetery.
Funeral Arrangements are being handled by Ratterman Funeral Home, 3800 Bardstown Road, Louisville, Kentucky. Memorials may be offered to Office of Mission Advancement, P.O. Box 9, Nazareth, Kentucky, 40048.