LeRoy ~ Sept. 1, 2019. Phyllis was born in 1931, the daughter of Irving and Ethel White Scott. She was a 1948 graduate of LeRoy High School. Phyllis had a career in banking that spanned 1948 - 1985. She worked as a teller, in charge of personnel and payroll and the Secretary of the Board of Directors of Fleet Bank.
Phyllis enjoyed embroidery, playing the piano and working crossword puzzles.
Phyllis is predeceased by her husband of 55 years, John "Jack" Rider, whom she married in 1949, her parents, her sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and William Kassmann.
Phyllis is survived by three sons, David (Deborah) Rider, Edward Rider, Thomas (Pamela) Rider; grandchildren, Nathan (Keri) Rider, Micah Pastore, Timothy (Gretchen) Pastore, Jason Rider, Justin Rider, Jared Rider, Jaime Rider, Katherine (Shannon) Whaley, Daniel (Erin) Rider; great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Christopher Engel, Olivia and Zachary Rider, Kailyn Lee, Darik Wood, Jade Whaley; nieces, nephews and cousins.
A celebration of her life will be held privately for family.
Donations may be made in her memory to Crossroads House, P.O. Box 403, Batavia, N.Y. 14021. www.crossroadshouse.com.