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Phyllis Watjen

February 3, 1945 — May 17, 2024


Phyllis Watjen, 79, of Indianapolis, passed away on May 17, 2024, at The Waters of Martinsville. She was born on February 3, 1945, to the late Herman and Nora Watjen. Phyllis graduated from Wheatland High School in 1963, and earned her associate's degree from Vincennes University in 1966. She worked several different jobs over the years, and retired from Crane Ammunition Depot. Phyllis was a member of St Peters Catholic Church in Montgomery, Indiana. 


Phyllis had a successful heart transplant in 2002 and became an active volunteer for the heart transplant organization. She also volunteered for AARP and Damar for several years. 


Phyllis enjoyed reading, crocheting, and making peanut brittle. She absolutely loved the music of Neil Diamond! 


Phyllis was thought of fondly and will be missed by many friends. 


In honoring her wishing, Phyllis will be cremated. Please visit to share a favorite memory or sign the online guest registry.

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