She was born in New Haven, CT on March 31, 1933, daughter of the late Harry and Jennie (Paskee) Koltko. Phyllis lived in Orange for many years with her family and retired from Southern New England Telephone after many years of service.
She is survived by her son James Grabarek of Guilford; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Grabarek was predeceased by her daughter Cindy Grabarek.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday December 28, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Holy Infant Church, 456 Racebrook Road, Orange, CT. Burial will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.
The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, is assisting the family with arrangements.