The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

November 6, 2013

Charisse Michalene ‘Mickey’ Krokoski Phillips

1971 Farrell High School graduate lived in Texas


MONTGOMERY, Texas — Charisse Michalene “Mickey” Krokoski Phillips of Montgomery, formerly of the Shenango Valley, passed away Friday evening, Nov. 1, 2013, in her home. She was 59.

Mrs. Phillips was born Nov. 10, 1953, in Sharon to Ray and  Serena Krokoski.

Charisse graduated from Farrell High School in 1971, then with honors in 1974 from Jamison School of Nursing, New Castle.

She leaves: two children, Charles Phillips and Lea Phillips Adams; two grandchildren, Devin and Mason; three brothers and a sister, Ray Krokoksi, Cortland; Jim Krokoksi and Kathy, Austintown Ohio; and Scott Franks and Julie, West Middlesex; and Dottie and Tony Rock, Hermitage.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Charles Phillips; her parents, Serena Franks and Ray Krokoksi; and her stepfather, Clyde Franks.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to cover funeral expenses.


Mrs. Charles (Charisse Michalene “Mickey” Krokoski), 59, Montogmery, Texas.

Calling hours: 1 p.m. to time of service Friday (11-8-13) in METCALF FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 1801 E. White Oak Terrace, Conroe. Please leave a message of condolence to the family at

Service: Memorial service at 2 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.