Wall, "Tish" Phyllis Catherine- 90, of Bridgewater passed away peacefully on Wednesday February 12, 2020 in South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater. Born in Douglas, NB, she was the daughter of the late Reid and Lila (Killoran) Currie.
Phyllis was a devoted Teacher and Principal all her working life, referring to her students as "her children". Her career started in one room country schools. She felt blessed to spend many years teaching at the Indigenous School in Oromocto, NB, finishing her career at Gesner St. School in Oromocto, NB.
Surviving are her husband of 70 years, Tom; children Lila Leah (Randy) Naugler, Wileville, Kathleen (Robert) Shaw, Bridgewater, Tom (Xena) Wall, Bridgewater; grandchildren Jean Claude, Charity, Becky, Matthew, Katie, Leah and Lannie; many beloved great grandchildren and nephews and nieces.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Bridgewater. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Veteran’s Unit at Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital or a charity of ones choice. Thank you to the staff at Ridgewood Retirement Centre, Bridgewater.
Arrangements are under the direction of the R.A. Corkum Funeral Home, Wileville, where on-line condolences may be made by visiting www.corkumfuneralhome.ca