Obituaries – November 1

Phyllis Shira Mulvany
March 1, 1926 – Oct. 25, 2017
Phyllis Shira Mulvany, 91, of Ontario, Oregon passed away Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 25, at St. Alphonsus in Ontario after experiencing a severe stroke early in the morning. The EMTs, doctors, and nurses did all they could to save her, but it was her time to go. She left this world surrounded by family – all four of her children, her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and extended family members – all of whom will miss her greatly.
Born March 1, 1926, in Fruitland, Idaho, to Olen and Belle Shira, Phyllis, a.k.a. Phyddy, grew up on a homestead near Harper, Oregon, one of seven children. After graduating from Harper High School, she married Buck Mulvany, who’d served in the Navy during World War II. The couple lived in Long Creek when they were first married before moving to Juntura, Oregon . . .