Phyllis R. Linenfelser

Born: Saturday, February 4, 1928
Passed: Sunday, July 30, 2017

8/5/2017 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Fred C. Olson Chapel 

8/5/2017 | 11:00 am -
Fred C. Olson Chapel 


Phyllis R. Linenfelser, 89, of Rockford passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017 in Alden Debes Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. Born February 4, 1928; the daughter of Donald Montgomery and Esther Justin. Graduate of Harvard High School class if 1946. Married William Linenfelser July 20, 1967 in Las Vegas, NV. Phyllis was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her husband, William; sons, Terry (Denise) Nelson, and Brian (Paulette) Nelson; daughters, Trina Nelson Sims, Trudy (Terry) Nelson Houghton, and Vicki (Edward) Harrison; sister, Charlotte Schrader; sister-in-laws, Deborah (David) Shoudy and Joanne Linenfelser; 8 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents; son, Melvin Nelson Jr.; sisters, Esther, Shirley, Marlene, and Charlen; and grandmother, Alice Keller.

Memorial service will be at 11 am Saturday, August 5, 2017 in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Avenue with Rev. Jay Quinn officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to 10:45 Saturday, prior to the service in the chapel. Memorials to Agrace Hospice Care, 7290 Argus Dr, Rockford, IL 61107 .

Condolences & Shared Memories (3)

  1. David Wilhelmi

    R.I.P. Phyllis, Condolences to Bill and all the families related to Phyllis.

  2. Keith Truesdel

    RIP aunt Phyllis love and miss you. until we meet again in heaven

  3. Wendy Sutton

    Phyllis is going home to her eternal home in Heaven with her loved one's and our Lord meeting her at the gate with the Angel's singing joyously at the site of her joining them, until you meet again remember she is never to far she's in your heart and always will be, I know because she touched mine as well, RIP mom. Hug's Nelson family.....