ELEANOR MAE PHILLIPS
Eleanor Mae Phillips, 80, Plainfield, passed away Tuesday evening, Sept. 30, 2014 at the Wild Rose Manor.
Eleanor was born March 14, 1934, in Saratoga, the daughter of Martin and Myrtle (Westover) Czlapinski. She married Roger Phillips in Arlington Heights, IL, on Oct. 10, 1953; he preceded her in death. Eleanor gave birth to six children while living in Illinois then later moved to Wisconsin in 1979 to finish raising them. She was a very loving person, the kind of person that would give you the shirt off her back if you asked for it. She provided day care in her home for many years.
Eleanor is survived by her six children: Roger (Marilyn) Phillips, Trina (Donald) Wilson, Gary (Marsha) Phillips, Lu (Alvin) Wilson, Tresa (Mike) Ludtke, and Carl (Jenny) Phillips; 14 grandchildren: Dawn (Dan) Kemnetz, Kathy (Jerry) Knutson, Michele (Chad) Keenlance, Richard (Jennifer) Phillips, Kelly (Nic) Buchner, Jonathan (Erin) Wilson, David (Kim) Phillips, Karla (Brian) Ludtke, Kevin Phillips, Corey Ludtke, Leah Phillips, Spencer Phillips, Kayla Phillips and Gracie Wilson; 16 great grandchildren: Chase, Lindsay, Elizabeth, Myka, Shawn, Dawson, Jayden, Preston, Tearra, Shelby, Kayden, Emmrie, Skylar, Brooklyn, Serenity and Jase; four brothers: George (Jean) Czlapinski, Larry (Shirley) Czlapinski, Fred (Linda) Czlapinski and Phil (Carol) Czlapinski.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years: Roger, her parents, and two brothers.
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 11 at 11 a.m. in the Leikness & Stahl Funeral Home, Plainfield. Inurnment will be in the Plainfield Cemetery. Family and friends may call from 9 a.m. Saturday until the time of services at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be submitted at, www.plainfieldfuneralhome.com.