PALISADE -- Phyllis Marie Wineinger, 61, died Friday (Feb. 17, 2006), at St. Joseph, Mo., after a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born on Oct.27, 1944, in Benkelman to Harold and Margaret (Hanes) Merklin. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Warren Merklin; and infant sister, Dorothy; and a daughter-in-law, Alberta Nolan.
Survivors include three sons, Jimmy Nolan, Ervin Nolan, Jr., and Daniel Nolan all of St. Joseph, Mo; special friends, Ervin Nolan, Sr. and Warren Wineinger of St. Joseph; a sister, Hattie and husband Jime Shreve of Hastings; a brother, Wilber and wife, Joyce Merklin of Bird City; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services were today, 2 p.m., at Carpenter Breland Chapel with Jerry Beckenhauer officiating. Burial was at the Palisade Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given in her name. Condolences may be sent on line to www.carpenterbreland.com
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.