OREGON- Phyllis Wanner, age 93, passed away in her sleep at the Oregon Manor Nursing Home on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013. She was born on April 18, 1919 to John and Nellie Nelson in the Town of Clinton, Barron County, Wisconsin. She grew up and spent most of her life in Almena, where she married Robert (Bob) Wanner on July 4, 1942. They were married for 50 years before Bob passed away on Jan. 31, 1993. She was a life time member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 8512. Phyllis loved both listening and playing music.
She is survived her daughter, Sherry Fleek of Reno, Nev., and her son, Adam (Donna Mae) Fleek of Juneau, Alaska; and her son, Barry Wanner of Madison, and his daughter, Lela Astrom of Madison.
A memorial service will be held on Sat., Mar. 9, 2013 at 11 a.m. at ST. MATTHEWS LUTHERAN CHURCH, 315 Clinton S St., Almena. Online condolences may be left at www.gundersonfh.com
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A memorial service will be held on Sat., Mar. 9, 2013 at 11 a.m. at ST. MATTHEWS LUTHERAN CHURCH, 315 Clinton S St., Almena.