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by Staff Writer / Arizona Coyotes

The Phoenix Coyotes organization is deeply saddened by the loss of Phyllis Gretzky, mother of Phoenix Coyotes Managing Partner - Head Coach Wayne Gretzky, after a long battle with cancer.

Phyllis Gretzky is survived by husband Walter, five children (Wayne, Kim, Keith, Glen and Brent) and 13 grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at the Dennis Toll Funeral Home in Brantford, Ontario on Tuesday, Dec. 20 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The funeral will take place Thursday, Dec. 22 at 10:30 a.m. ET at Grace Anglican Church in Brantford.

In lieu of flowers, the Gretzky family encourages donations to the Brantford General Hospital Foundation "Sam Rizzo MRI Fund" and the Juravinski Cancer Centre Foundation in Hamilton, Ontario.

Brantford General Hospital Foundation
200 Terrace Hill Street
Brantford, Ontario
N3R 1G9
Phone: (519) 751-5510

The Juravinski Cancer Centre Foundation
699 Concession Street
Hamilton, Ontario
L8V 5C2
Phone: (905) 387-9495 - ext 66380

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