Phyllis Ann Toler
Phyllis Ann Toler (Barr) died on June 6, 2021 at her home in Ballwin Missouri at the age of 86. She was born in Miamisburg Ohio on July 9, 1934 to Bernard and Mary Elizabeth Barr who preceded her in death, as did a brother, Bruce Barr, She is survived by Nina Hacker a sister of Trenton Ohio. Phyllis married Richard Toler, her husband of 63 years, in 1957 in Gratis Ohio.
Phyllis will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Richard Toler, her children Rick Toler (Diane) of Georgia and Teri Toler of Missouri. She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren David, Michael (Alison), Elinor, and Anna.
Phyllis had many interests over the course of her life. She took coursework in library science through Miami University in Ohio and then volunteered in the school libraries of her children and grandchildren. She became interested in gymnastics and pursued both judging and coaching girls’ competitive gymnastics. She was an avid traveler and genealogist and loved researching her family history. She enjoyed handcrafts and was an expert knitter. However, above all, she loved spending time with her family and friends.
Instead of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice through the Mercy Foundation in Phyllis’s honor. The family plans to hold a celebration of life later.