Obituary for Phyllis J. Stuebing
Phyllis J. Stuebing
Age 80, passed away Tuesday April 4, 2017 at Meadowbrook Manor in Bolingbrook, Illinois.
Phyllis was born on October 6, 1936 in Belleville, Illinois to her beloved parents, Imogene and Henry Philbert. She was blessed with a protective older brother, Henry Wm. Philbert.
Her survivors, who loved her deeply, include her children Sheila Davis Stempien (Ron Stempien); Pamela Davis Gorcowski (Mike Gorcowski) ; Nancy Davis Bauswell (Bruce Bauswell), and Phil Stuebing (Kim Stuebing); grandchildren Jennifer Foster ( Nathen Foster) (Marcus Richie) ; Paul Stempien, Matt Stempien, (Christine Crawhorn) , Max Gorcowski, Adam Gorcowski, Charlie Tucker and Jessica Tucker. 17 great-grandchildren. She was loved by all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, a granddaughter, Imogene Stempien and a grandson Patrick Tucker.
Phyllis graduated from Biloxi High School and within four years moved to Lockport with her three girls. Her beloved son was born in 1966. Phyllis was a talented seamstress, baker, and cook. She made holidays and birthday's special. She loved to crochet, needle point and knit, creating lovely afghans, Christmas Ornaments, and doll dresses. Her family misses her pies, cakes, Christmas cookies and 7-layer Jello Salad. She was loving and generous to her family and all who knew her.
A Memorial Celebration of Phyllis life will be held Monday April 10, 2017 at the Woodlawn Funeral Home from 9:30am until 12 Noon, A Service in her Honor will begin at noon at the Funeral Home. In Lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorial contributions to Seasons Hospice.