Phyllis M. Petersen passed away from this life on Saturday February 24, 2018 At Mulders Health Care in West Salem WI, surrounded in the loving care of her family and friends. Phyllis was born October 9, 1936 in LaCrosse WI to William and Rose Erickson.
She is survived by three sons, Rick(Lynn), Gerald, Bill(Joe), three daughters, Vickie(Dennis), Barb(Jim), Robin(Bernie). One brother Norman(Mari), three sisters, Shirley, Patty, Vicki. Also, twenty grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild, and her beloved dog Billy.
She was proceeded in death by her mother and father along with two brothers.
Phyllis absolutely loved lively conversations with her family, friends and coworkers. She valued her experience working at Mulders Health Care helping others so much so, that after her retirement she continued volunteering there. Her passion was collecting rocks and angels during her travels. She spent her time reading, listening to music, gardening, doing many crafts and caring for her dog Billy.
The family would like to thank Mulders Health Care staff, Mayo Hospice team and her vet Dr. Bauer for adopting Billy.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday March 9, 2018 at Coulee Region Cremation Group in the Prairie Room, 133 Mason St Onalaska with visitation beginning at 10:00 am.
A donation to the Humane Society would be preferred in lieu of flowers.
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