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Phyllis Marie Durst

September 24, 1925 ~ February 19, 2018 (age 92)

Phyllis Marie Durst, 92, of Manassas, VA, died Monday, February 19, 2018, at her residence.

Born September 24, 1925, near Frostburg, MD, she was the daughter of the late Winfield Scott and Rose (Fazenbaker) Garlitz. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Claude E. Durst, July 13, 1987.

Mrs. Durst was a homemaker and former member of Maple Grove Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by two sons, Edward (Georgia Ann) Durst, Waldorf, MD; John Durst, Lanham, MD; one daughter, Margaret Ann (Michael) Cockram, Manassas, VA; four grandsons, Dan, Michael, David and Bryan; five great-grandchildren, Daniel, Logan, Haleigh, Jameson and Abigail.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, MD, on Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 12-2 p.m. A graveside service will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the Grantsville Cemetery with the Rev. Harry Paterson officiating.

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