Phyllis A. Krahn

A very special lady, Phyllis A. Krahn (nee Anzia), was called home by the Lord on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011, at age 78.

Phyllis was a charter member of St. Luke Catholic Church.

She was the beloved wife and companion of Gene for 58 years; loving and giving mother to Susan and David (Sheri); proud grandmother of Brandon, Christopher, Jamie, Taylor, Matthew and the late Justin; and the caring sister of Richard (Donna) Anzia. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents George and Anna.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, at Krause Funeral Home, 12401 W. National Ave., New Berlin. Visitation continues from 9:30 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. funeral Mass on Friday, Aug. 12, at St. Luke Catholic Church, 18000 W. Greenfield Ave. Burial will be at Holy Apostles Catholic Church Cemetery.

A special thanks to the wonderful caregivers at Waukesha South Dialysis Center.

Krause Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 786-8009, is serving the family. Condolences can be made online at