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“Hope you are doing good Grammy! Your headstone looks good! ”
1 of 49 | Posted by: Matt Reber - Brunswick, OH

“Dr. Reber, Pam and family, Please accept my condolences of the passing of Phyllis. So sorry of your loss. May you find comfort in knowing she is in...Read More »
2 of 49 | Posted by: Catherine Haines - wellington,, OH

“Dear Doctor Reber, We are very sorry to hear of Mrs Rebers passing.We also miss seeing you at the office. Take care Doctor Reber and God bless you...Read More »
3 of 49 | Posted by: Bob and Donna Kovach - Amherst, OH

“Pam, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. My heart goes out to you and your family. ”
4 of 49 | Posted by: John Sennhenn - Waukesha, WI

“Pam, I am very sorry to hear about your mother. You and your family will be in our prayers. Take care and God Bless. ”
5 of 49 | Posted by: Scott Davis - West Portsmouth, OH

“Pam, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Know that we care and are here for you. God Bless, Nellie ”
6 of 49 | Posted by: Nellie I. Lopez - Lorain, OH

“Pam, I am so sorry about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. If there is anything I can do...Read More »
7 of 49 | Posted by: Christy Murray - avon, OH

“RonWe were so sad to hear of Phyllis' death. You have been role models to so many. May all your wonderful memories fill the loss in your heart. I am...Read More »
8 of 49 | Posted by: Dave and AJ Jones - Avon, OH

“I will always love you grammy! And i pray you will watch over me always!!! ”
9 of 49 | Posted by: Matt Reber

“It was always such a pleasure talking to Phyllis whether it was back in high school, at sports events with Ron and/or Randy doing well, or at our...Read More »
10 of 49 | Posted by: Jim Popiel - Lorain, OH

“Dear Dr. Reber, Our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. Mrs. Reber, was a warm and caring lady. " God Bless " Bob and Debbie ”
11 of 49 | Posted by: Bob and Debbie Merves - Lorain, OH

“Pam, We were so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Please know that we are thinking of you and your family daily. You are in our hearts and...Read More »
12 of 49 | Posted by: Jon & Bridgette Radomsky - WY

“To Pam and Family, May you be blessed by God's warmth during this time of loss. I am sending prayers for your comfort. God Bless ~ Haydiee Perkins...Read More »
13 of 49 | Posted by: Haydiee Perkins Burkes - Avon, OH

“I'm so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Know that my prayers are with you and your family at this time....... ”
14 of 49 | Posted by: Jackie Grospitch (Maderia) - OH

“Sending our deepest sympathy at this sad time. ”
15 of 49 | Posted by: Cathy Katiba and family - Lorain, OH

“While I didn't know Phyllis, I know her daughter, Pam. Given Pam's kindness and strength as a person, I can only imagine that Phyllis was a great...Read More »
16 of 49 | Posted by: Dan Samms

“We will miss Phyllis greatly. What a personality. I remember giving Ron a hard time once that his mother was growing poison ivy as one of her many...Read More »
17 of 49 | Posted by: Joel and Jennie Horne - Westlake, OH

“So sorry for your loss. I pray that you have the fondest of memories to look back upon to console your grief. A mother's love is never gone, it's...Read More »
18 of 49 | Posted by: Andy Laubenthal

“Pam, I'm sorry for your loss. Please accept my condolences. /Kenny ”
19 of 49 | Posted by: Ken Balis - Cleveland, OH

“Dear Dr. Reber, Pam and Randy, Extending heartfelt sympathy to you and your family . Phyllis was such a sparkle in the lives of alot of people. She...Read More »
20 of 49 | Posted by: Dolly, LeeAnne and Mia Pressick - OH

“Dr. Ron, Randy and Pam-So sorry to hear of Phyliss's passing. I have so many good memories of being young and spending time with the families. She...Read More »
21 of 49 | Posted by: Craig Reber - Dan Diego

“Dear Dr. Reber and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Mrs. Reber was such a nice person and I used to sneak back in her office to say hi to...Read More »
22 of 49 | Posted by: Kristie Broglio - Lorain, OH

“Dear Dr. Reber, Randy, Pam and Family: Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are so sorry for your loss. We always will...Read More »
23 of 49 | Posted by: The Sciarrotta Family (Arizona) - AZ

“Dr. Reber and Family, Deepest sympathy on your loss. Emily Vegh, former dental patient ”
24 of 49 | Posted by: Emily Vegh - Amherst, OH

“Dear Pam, Dr. Reber and Randy, It is difficult to lose someone you hold so dearly in your heart! My sincere and heart-felt sympathy goes out to you...Read More »
25 of 49 | Posted by: Denise Bell (King) - Galena, OH

26 of 49 | Posted by: Laverne Karon - Lorain, OH

“Her beautifull smile and a kind word, always looking forward to seeing the next Holidays decorations at the office and at home .Her displays...Read More »
27 of 49 | Posted by: Cyndy and John Farmer - cousin

“I was so saddened to hear of Phyllis' passing. Have great memories of our friendship growing up together in our earlier years. May God Bless you in...Read More »
28 of 49 | Posted by: Roseann Mate Geres - Vermilion, OH

“Sincerest condolences to Ron and family. I will always remember her fondly for her kindnesses to me. She will be missed by many and the world is a...Read More »
29 of 49 | Posted by: Jennifer Robb - Lorain, OH

“Dear Doc and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your dear wife and mother. She truly was a...Read More »
30 of 49 | Posted by: Sue Johnson - Sheffield Village, OH

“Dear Dr. Reber, Pam and Randy, We were so saddened to hear of Phyllis' passing. She was such a sweet lady and it was our privilege to have known...Read More »
31 of 49 | Posted by: Pam and Lois Heidorf - Avon, OH

“Our most sincere condolences to Ron and family members. We were so saddened by the news of Phyllis' passing. She always wore a bright friendly smile...Read More »
32 of 49 | Posted by: Tom & Judy Leatherman - Lakewood, OH

“Doc, Pam, Randy and Family My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I am so glad that I got to know Phyllis. She and I would have some great...Read More »
33 of 49 | Posted by: Ann (Adamcek) More - Lorain, OH

“We are very sorry to hear of your loss of such a lovely lady. We are unable to express our sympathy in person as we are out of town. Please know you...Read More »
34 of 49 | Posted by: Dick & Rosemary Schuler - Lorain, OH

“My Christian sympathy on the passing of wife and mother. May the grace and love of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ bring comfort in this time of...Read More »
35 of 49 | Posted by: Ron Bakalar - Lorain, OH

“We always enjoyed our dental visits knowing we were going to see Ron and Phyllis. It was always nice to chit chat about the little things going on...Read More »
36 of 49 | Posted by: Catherine and Ryan Ybarra

“Dear Pam, Doc and Randy, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My memories of Mrs. Reber are that of a loving mother, devoted wife and great neighbor....Read More »
37 of 49 | Posted by: Chris Straka - Dayton, OH

“My condolences to the Reber family. ”
38 of 49 | Posted by: Bill Homola - Avon Lake, OH

“Dear Family, I know it must be so difficult for you, for it is hard for us to believe someone as kind and loving, could be taken away so early....Read More »
39 of 49 | Posted by: Marcie and Mark Jawowrski Amherst

“Ron and Family, I was so saddened to her of Phyllis's passing. She was such a wonderful person. I will always remember her smile and kind words. She...Read More »
40 of 49 | Posted by: Linda Kulcsar Kolena - MI

“Dr. Reber, Pam, & Randy, I have such wonderful memories of your mothers smile and lively personality from our days at LC. She always had a kind word...Read More »
41 of 49 | Posted by: Liane Nossek - Amherst, OH

“Dear Pam and Family, My prayers are with your family at this time. I have so many fond memories of Phyllis, she was a kind caring and wonderful...Read More »
42 of 49 | Posted by: Allison Powers - OH

“I am sorry for your loss. My prayers go out to your family. I'm sure your love for your mother will keep her forever in your heart. ”
43 of 49 | Posted by: Michelle Siwierka-Phillips - TX

“Grace is a word that comes to mind when I think of Mrs. Reber. She always had a genuine smile and a kind word anytime she saw you. Loving thoughts...Read More »
44 of 49 | Posted by: Julia Sullivan - Lewis Center, OH

“To Dr. & The Reber family,Mrs. Reber was so impressed in my childhood, visits to see Doc, all the sporting events & functions at LC year after year,...Read More »
45 of 49 | Posted by: Jason Lawhead

“Thank you for your kindness at all times especially your families support of daughter Jackie ”
46 of 49 | Posted by: Linda shlapack - Lorain, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Dr. Reber, and your family. May God Bless You! ”
47 of 49 | Posted by: Nancy M. Lowther - Amherst, OH

“Dear Pam and family, You have our deep sympathy with your mother' s passing. A mother brings us into the world..guides us..lays a foundation for us...Read More »
48 of 49 | Posted by: Joe Conley - Lorain, OH

“Pam, I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She was such a kind person and took me in as her own the first day we met at CCMS. I will never...Read More »
49 of 49 | Posted by: Dawn Scott Little, CFSP - OH

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Phyllis M. Reber (nee Guba), age 72, of Avon previously of Lorain, passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at New Life Hospice surrounded by her husband, son and daughter.
She was born on June 15, 1940 in Lorain, Ohio to Frank and Mary (nee Geres) Guba and was a graduate of Lorain High School. Phyllis was a member of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and the former Holy Trinity Parish.
She made her career as an office manager and bookkeeper for her husband's dental practice working until they both retired in September 2011 after 48 years. Phyllis was very devoted to Lorain Catholic High School. She served on their Endowment Foundation, Education Commission, aided the teachers and was always there to support and promote the success of the school. Phyllis was also a member of the Lorain County Dental Auxiliary and served a term as President, and volunteered at St. Joseph Hospital. She was a also a member of the Holy Trinity Seniors and enjoyed their monthly outings.
Phyllis was truly a gentle soul, kind and generous to everyone she met. She always went out of her way to help others and had such a calming presence and beautiful smile. Blessed with a talent and knack for decorating she loved changing her home décor often. Decorating for all the holidays was always her passion. It didn't matter what the holiday she went all out. She took great pride in the fact that people would tell her how much they enjoyed passing her home to see what decorations would be up.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 52 years, Dr. Ronald J. Reber; son, Randy (Kelly), of Brunswick, OH; daughter, Pamela (Bill) Jones, of Lorain; granddaughter, Megan Reber; grandsons, Matthew Reber, Austin Jones and Cole Jones; brother, Richard Guba.
She was preceded in death by her son, Ron Reber; parents, Frank and Mary Guba; and her sister Gloria Jean Middleton.
The Reber family will receive friends on Sunday, February 10, 2013 from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Road, Amherst. Closing prayers will be said at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, February 11th. in the funeral center followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 200 St. Joseph Drive, Amherst. Rev. Fr. Lawrence Martello, Pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.
Contributions may be made in memory of Phyllis to New Life Hospice or a charity that is close to your heart.
Online condolences may be left for the Reber family at

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