Phyllis A. Burg, 71


Phyllis A. Burg (nee Washburn), 71, passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2013. She was born in Hartford on April 5, 1942, to Gilbert and Florence (nee Kolpack) Washburn.

Phyllis was the co-owner of Burg’s Garage in Slinger. She enjoyed ceramics, rosemaling painting, quilting and loved animals, especially dogs. She was a member of Faith UCC in Slinger.

Phyllis is survived by her son, Timothy (Shar); grandson, Thomas; siblings, Delores Schickert, Edward (Sandra) Washburn, Roger (Kathryn) Washburn; nieces, Kimberly and Phyllis; and nephews, James, Chad, Blake, Darrell, and Mickey. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas; and sister, Carol Gensmer.

The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend). The visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, May 22 from 4-6 p.m. Interment will take place at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hartford on Thursday, May 23 at 10 a.m.

Phyllis will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. She was a very caring and loving person.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.