Funeral services for Rosie Teresa Phillips, 80, Luverne, Minnesota, were held Saturday, October 11, 1986, in Grace Lutheran Church in Luverne. The Revs. Allen Nelson and Gary Danielson officiated.
Pallbearers were Carl Hanson, Dennis Schadwinkel, Elmer Hovland, and Walter, Richard and Howard Remme.
Mrs. Phillips died Tuesday, October 7, in Luverne Community Hospital.
Rosie Roen was born to parents Benhardt "Ben" A. and Agnes (Knutsen) Roen at the family's homestead in Rock County, September 19, 1906. Rosie was baptized and confirmed in Blue Mound Lutheran Church and was later a member of Grace Lutheran Church.
She married Ben Phillips November 25, 1936, in Luverne. Mr. Phillips died in 1948.
Mrs. Phillips was active in many of the projects of the Lutheran Church Women and worked as a nurses' aid at the Mary Jane Brown Good Samaritan Center for 15 years.
Survivors include a son, Donald (Eunice) Phillips, Ypsilanti, Michigan, grandsons, Timothy and Daniel Phillips; a sister, Ella Roen, Luverne; and a brother, Arnold Roen, Madison, Minnesota.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a sister.
Holm Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Emil Benhard Phillips (1888 - 1948)
Donald Berdeen Phillips (1942 - 2002)*
Plot: 4th Division, East Section
Maintained by: Curt Phillips
Originally Created by: Gregory Aanenson
Record added: Aug 21, 2010
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