OREGON - Phyllis J. McAllister, age 85, passed away after a brief illness on Friday, April 21, 2017. She was born on June 25, 1931 in Madison, WI to George and Dorothy Adler. She is survived by her loving husband of 67 years, Howard McAllister; daughter, Marcia (Terry) Burkhardt; sons, David (Dorothy) and John (Ellen); 4 special grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Coenen and 4 half-siblings as well as many relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents. Thanks to the staff at hospice care for their love, support and compassionate care.
The family will hold a private memorial service per her wishes. Online condolences can be made at http://www.informedchoicefunerals.com/obituary/182802/obit/. Memorials may be made to Agrace HospiceCare, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI 53711 or a charity of your choice.
Her presence will always be with us through her love and wisdom which shaped our lives in a way for which we will always be grateful.