IN LOVING MEMORY OF
PHYLLIS VERA HALSEY
BORN OCT 11 1917 DIED MAY 10 1918
SAFE IN THE ARMS OF JESUS
ALSO LEONARD HALSEY
FATHER OF THE ABOVE
WHO FELL IN ACTION NEAR ST. QUENTIN
ON MARCH 23 1918 AGED 30 YEARS
FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH
Phyllis was the daughter of Leonard and Vera Bertha, whose maiden name was Ming. They married in 1917. Vera was the daughter of Thomas and Annie Ming and sister of Herbert William who died in the Great War.
Phyllis’s father’s death is recorded on her memorial; he may never have known his daughter as he died shortly before she did and is buried in France. Vera died in 1962 and her ashes were interred in 1963.
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