In Memory of



Obituary for Phyllis Joseph

Phyllis Kronick Joseph, ACSW, LCSW, age 72 of New Buffalo, MI died on January 4, 2023, surrounded by family. Very loving and dedicated wife of 48 years to Mark H. Joseph. Proud and beloved mother of Dr. Joshua M. Joseph (Allyson N. Hammerstedt, Esq.) of Cambridge, MA and Jonathan E. Joseph of Boca Raton, FL. Brother, Dr. Mel (Karen) Kronick. After undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin and graduate school (SSA) at the University of Chicago, Phyllis practiced family therapy and marriage counseling in Barrington, Arlington Heights IL and Valparaiso, IN. She was a past president and 30-year devoted member of Temple Israel, Valparaiso, IN. Graveside services Friday 12 Noon at Westlawn Cemetery, (C Section) 7801 W. Montrose Ave., Norridge. Remembrances to Temple Israel of Valparaiso, Indiana, P.O. box 2051, Valparaiso, IN 46384 would be appreciated. Arrangement by Mitzvah Memorial Funerals, 630-Mitzvah (630-648-9824) or

Shiva private for the family.