Phyllis Berkhoudt - age: 101
(November 21, 1911 to January 30, 2013
A private family burial will be held at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Saco. Norm Garcia of The Salvation Army will officiate. A memorial service will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, February 16th at the Salvation Army, Old Orchard Beach. Dennett, Craig and Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main Street, Saco are in charge of the arrangements.
Saco, Phyllis Berkhoudt, 101 of Seaside Ave, Saco passed away January 30, 2013 at her residence. She was born in November 21, 1911 in Camborne, England, the second child of John and Mabel Holman Tripp. At the age of 2, the family came to the Eastern United States, where shortly after her parents became Salvation Army officers. They moved to various appointments in the United States.
She became a Salvation Army officer and a few years later, met and married Henry Berkhoudt in 1935. They served The Lord in ministry from 1935 until their retirement to Saco, Maine in 1977. She was very active with Women’s Ministry which she loved dearly. She devoted her time to loving and ministering to women from all walks of life.
She leaves her daughter and caregiver, Gail Lipinski of Saco, 2 grandsons, Heath and William Goodliff and their wives and 2 great grandchildren, Emily and Jenny.
Her beloved husband, Henry preceded her to Heaven in 2004.