Caniff Funeral Home
Phyllis Ann Luquer, 71, of Ashland, passed away Sunday evening, Sept. 29, 2013, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
She was born July 31, 1942, in Sugar Grove, Va., a daughter of the late Bert and Eddith Harrington.
Phyllis was a member of South Ashland United Methodist Church and Shawnee Homemakers. She was a retired teacher with the Boyd County School System and will long be remembered for her Christmas candy and treasured cross-stitch gifts. When her daughters were younger, she was a volunteer for the Ashland schools, PTA and was an Ashland Tomcat cheer mom.
Survivors include two daughters, Michelle Skaggs and husband Andrew of Ashland, and Kelli Caiafa of Cary, N.C.; brother Willis Harrington and wife Madeline of Marion, Va.; and three grandchildren, Luke Skaggs, Thomas Skaggs and Langley Kelley.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at Steen Funeral Home-13th Street Chapel in Ashland with Chaplain Jimm Smedley officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Oct. 1, 2013, at the funeral home.
Contributions are suggested to Putnam Stadium Restoration Foundation, c/o Donna Suttle, 1520 Lexington Ave., Ashland, KY 41101; Friends of the Children, P.O. Box 1128, Ashland, KY 41105 or to Caring Bridges at caringbridge.org.
Condolences may be sent to the family at steenfuneralhome.com.