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Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Phylis Schott Leppert

Phylis Schott Leppert
Phylis Schott Leppert

Phylis Schott Leppert, 87 of Silver Springs, Florida was born on July 9, 1936 in Harlem Township, Ohio and passed away on June 8, 2024.

Phylis grew up on a farm and was very involved in 4-H. She graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelors in Home Economics and taught Home Economics until she had her son Philip and stayed home to be a Mom, which she loved. Her hobbies included cooking, sewing & serving in any capacity in every church she was a member of – this was very important to her. Phylis also enjoyed volunteering at the Ocala Civic Theatre in many capacities and encouraged a love of theater in her grandchildren. Her greatest joy though, was her three grandchildren and co-raising them and spoiling them.

She is predeceased in death by her Father Orville Russell Schott, Mother Glenneta Beard Schott, Sister Elizabeth Ann Schott, Brother Charles (Rosalyn) Rinehart, Husband Dale Vernon Leppert, and Son David Woodward Leppert.

Phylis is survived by her Son Philip (Sarah) Leppert of Silver Springs, Florida, Grandchildren David Leppert of Valley Village, California, Rebekah Leppert of Chicago, Illinois, and Jonathan Leppert of Silver Springs, Florida., Cousins Norman (Pat) Shoaf of Umatilla, Florida, Doris Gluck of Ohio, Marian (Don) Eberhard of Ohio, Nieces Kathleen (Tom) Wood, Bonnie Kaltenbach, Joy (Joe) Buffkin and Jill Vanover – all of Ohio

A Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 22, 2024 beginning at 11:00 a.m. with the Funeral Service at 12:00 p.m. at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Home Ocala, Entombment to follow at Highland Memorial Park.