Published 12:00 am Sunday, July 19, 2009
Phyllis Muriel Learn, age 82, of Lyle, Minn., passed away July 17, 2009 at the Stacyville Community Nursing Home, Stacyville, Iowa.
Phyllis was born Sept. 21, 1926, near London, Minn., the daughter of Harry and Grace Cook. She married Donald Learn Sept. 22, 1944. To this union six children were born. Phyllis served on the London Cemetery Board for 24 years.
She is survived by her daughters: Grace (Robert) Wagner, Stacyville, Iowa; Ruth Smalley, Kasson, Minn.; sons: Wayne (Jean) Learn, Red Wing, Minn.; Frank (Faye Learn), Hayward, Minn.; Leo (Julie) Learn, Lyle, Minn.; Cecil (Elaine) Learn, Albert Lea, Minn.; 18 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald, parents, two brothers and one grandson
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at the Clasen-Jordan Chapel with the Rev. Kristi Koppel officiating. Interment will be in London Cemetery in London. Visitation will be at Clasen-Jordan Mortuary on Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. and for one hour before the service at the chapel on Tuesday.
Casket bearers will be Richard Wagner, Brian Wagner, Phillip Wagner, Jonathan Learn, Kevin Learn, Matthew Learn, Brandon Learn and Ryan Learn.