***PLEASE BE ADVISED OF THE NEW SERVICE INFORMATION***
Phyllis A. Hagemann, age 87, passed away at OSF Saint Anthony in Rockford on January 5, 2022. She was born in Mt. Morris on January 9, 1934 the daughter of Marlin and Ruby (Angle) Carr. She married Jimmy Hagemann on July 9, 1954. He preceded her in death on September 12, 1981. Phyllis worked for the USDA Farm Service Agency for many years until her retirement. She was a member of the United Church of Byron, co-founder of a family powersports business, and a life member of the Forest City Riders M.C., Phyllis had a love for traveling, genealogy and a developed interest in the regional farming community. In her spare time, she enjoyed sewing, crafting, and gardening. However, the most important thing in her life was her family. She is survived and missed by her children, Janet (Marc) Burwell of Boulder City, NV, Gary (Valerie) Hagemann of Byron, Douglas (Terry) Hagemann of Harriman, TN, Kayla Cunningham of Fenton, MO, and Dean Hagemann of Byron; loving companion of 37 years, James Zuidema; grandchildren, Garon Burwell, Alyssa (Nathan) Lasoff, Danielle (Sean) Lynch, Ariel (Lyle) Pratt, Jason Crabtree, Justin (Tina) Hagemann, and Kysa (David) Boll; and great grandchildren, Wesley, Vivian, Fabian, Johanna, Annabelle, Gideon, and Tamzyn. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy and son-in-law, Jeff Cunningham. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations directed to the United Church of Byron in Phyllis’ name.
Funeral services will NOT be held on Monday as previously posted. The family acknowledges that this will be difficult for many who were hoping to find some solace for their grief at the funeral service and they are thinking of everyone during this difficult time. There will be a memorial service to remember her well lived life held at a future date.
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United Church of Byron
701 W 2nd St, Byron IL 61010